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A Dad's Guide to Labor & Delivery: The New Baby Now that you are a dad, you will need to know how to care for your baby. Most guys feel awkward or uncomfortable holding, burping, or changing infants. No more! Learn from experts how to care for your new baby. Laugh along with a pair of veteran dads that have cut the cord and lived to tell the tale. "Push" play and be ready to "breath" easier. In this lesson, DadLabs will go over general baby care, including how to: hold baby, burp baby, swaddle, and diaper. The video will also discuss what to expect when you are moved from the delivery room to a regular room (the time frame will vary depending on the type of delivery). DadLabs will also discuss the proper way to install a car seat and when you get to take baby home. Even though expecting a baby has nothing to do with football playoffs, grilling excellent steaks, margin calls, fuel injection, or cold brewskis, this series of DadLabs lessons will teach you what you need to know to get you safely and happily to that big 0th birthday: First Trimester Part 1: (the page you're on now) First Trimester Part 2: Second Trimester Part 1: Second Trimester Part 2: Third Trimester Part 1: Third Trimester Part 2: As that big day approaches, you may also want to check out the series of guides from the Dads that walk you through the nuts and bolts and nitty-gritty of your babies big debut - everything from pre-hospital through labor, delivery and post-delivery. Check these lessons out here: Pre-hospital: At the hospital: The Birth: After Birth: For more information and insights from Daddy Troy, Daddy Clay, Daddy Brad, and the rest of the community at DadLabs, be sure to check out This particular lesson is an excerpted portion of the DVD, "Due Dads: the Man's Guide to Labor and Delivery."
Length: 03:50


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