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Your Pregnant Wife - First Trimester, (Part 1/2) It's Positive! You're Pregnant! Well technically, you aren't pregnant. That would be a medical miracle. Your wife is pregnant. But you are expecting, too, in a way. You're not a dad yet - you're a DUE DAD...and you don't have a clue what to expect about paternity and being a new dad (in the long term) and having a pregnant wife in the short term. Don't panic. In this lesson, First Trimester Part 1, the DadLabs dads (all experienced but not so distantly so that they don't know what you're going through and what you need to watch out for) talk you through all kinds of things, including: - pregnancy tests - waiting before telling anyone you're expecting - medical questions and midwife options - your wife's OB/GYN and your first visit to this doctor 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: Delivery: Post-delivery: New Baby: 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 Survival Guide to Pregnancy"
Length: 04:41


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