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Beginnings: Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond is a comprehensive, award-winning manual by Allina Health's Patient Education Department.

The book describes...

  • what to expect during pregnancy
  • how to prepare for labor
  • what to expect during recovery
  • how to care for a newborn

It also includes detailed worksheets, forms, checklists and a resources section.

If you would like a print copy, call Allina Health's Patient Education Department at 612-262-6069 or email patienteducation@allina.com. This 272-page book costs $8.40 for one copy. All sales are final.

The cover of Beginnings: Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond

Women who receive prenatal care at an Allina Health clinic, enroll in an Allina Health prenatal class or deliver at an Allina Health hospital receive this book at no charge.