Pregnancy is a time of great physical and emotional change. You'll see tremendous physical change in your partner. You'll also notice that her moods and emotions may become unpredictable.
To better understand what she is experiencing, learn as much as you can about pregnancy.
Pregnancy is divided into three trimesters, each with its own characteristics. Here are some suggestions about how you can support your partner:
Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Beginnings: Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond, seventh edition, ob-ah-90026
Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts
Going to a class for expectant fathers will give you helpful information and a chance to talk with other fathers-to-be.
allinahealth.org/classes or call Allina Health Class Registration at 1-866-904-9962 for information.