Pregnancy At 40: What You Need to Know to Have a Safe and Healthy Pregnancy and Childbirth Course
Instructor: Nicole Tucker, C.A., C.R.

Education: 2 Continuing Education Units

Class Type: Holistic and Natural Health Student

Course Overview

Pregnancy at any age can be met with unpredictability and challenges, but what are the myths and facts when pregnant at 40. The fact is, many women is out society are delaying pregnancy/motherhood until their late 40's, or even later. Historically, pregnancy a woman's early 20's was revered as ideal. Is this a myth or a fact? How has the evolution of our society and women affected this belief in the present day? Have our perspectives progressed as consequently our bodies as well?

In this course we will explore these questions as well as holistic wellness approaches to improve or enhance the body to successfully house and deliver a healthy baby into the world and maintain safety for the mother. We will also take a look at dietary, lifestyle, emotional and societal factors that contribute to her health and her unique ability to have the best pregnancy and childbirth possible. This course will assist you to be informed, educated and empowered, should you choose to become pregnant in your 40's or later.