Why Parents Lose The Child Or Pregnancy? Essays

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I would like to mention that this discussion was extremely hard for me to complete because this topic is really sensitive to me. I have suffered miscarriages in the past and recently delivered my son Nolan in November because Nolan passed away when I was 18 weeks pregnant. When a couple decides to have a baby, it is a life changing experience that can bring so much joy and happiness. However, it can also bring heartache and sadness if the parents lose the child or pregnancy.

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According to the textbook, it mentions how “newborns sleep 16 to 17 hours a day, although some sleep more and others sleep less” (Chapter 5, pg. 131). The textbook also mentions how, “An infant might change from sleeping several bouts of 7 to 8 hours to three or four shorter sessions only several hours in duration” (Chapter 5, pg. 131). Furthermore, the textbook mentions how “By 1 month of age, the infants begin sleeping longer at night and by 6 months of age, infants usually move into having closer to adult-like sleep patterns” (Chapter 5, pg. 131). Lastly, the textbook mentions how “One of the most common infant sleep-related problem reported by parents if nighttime waking” (Chapter 5, pg. 131).

As stated before, having a baby is a life changing experience that can bring so much happiness and joy. If I were leading a Parent Education group for couples, I would tell them that each baby’s personality is different and how each baby develops and grows differently. I would tell the…

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