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Pregnancy monitoring and childbirth

Pregnancy is always an individual life-changing situation that normally involves various physical and mental changes.

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The changes that occur during pregnancy aim to help the body of the pregnant woman withstand the stress caused by pregnancy, ensure the development and growth of the foetus, provide safety for childbirth and prepare for future parenthood.

Monitoring changes caused by pregnancy

Pregnancy causes many different changes in the body over the course of pregnancy. Our experienced midwives take care of pregnancy monitoring throughout your pregnancy up to childbirth. In addition, you can receive individual, unhurried service and reassurance during the different phases of pregnancy at our specialists’ appointments.

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Our maternity clinic midwives are there for you

Our midwives provide support at all stages of your pregnancy. Since every pregnancy is different, it is important that pregnancy monitoring and birth coaching are carried out according to the needs and wishes of the future parents. Our maternity clinic aims to ensure that the pregnancy proceeds safely until the child is born.

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Additional support from childbirth coaching

With childbirth coaching, our midwives will provide you with an individual coaching programme for childbirth and your new life situation – also remotely, if necessary.

Childbirth coaching is always planned individually according to the family’s own wishes. Our birth coaching service is suitable for all expectant mothers and families.

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Help with fear of childbirth

Almost every expectant mother is nervous about childbirth. If the thoughts related to childbirth become a strain in everyday life or affect the mother’s sleep, the condition is known as fear of childbirth. You should not remain silent about your fears, but talk about them openly. If you are afraid of childbirth, we have the right support and guidance for you.

Our midwife helping with fear of childbirth travels alongside the expectant mother on their path while providing support, information and their skills for the best of the customer.

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Maternity physiotherapy for holistic well-being

In maternity physiotherapy, you will receive holistic preventive and rehabilitative body care from our physiotherapists as well as strength for pregnancy and recovery. Our maternity physiotherapists help to adapt to the changes, pains and ailments resulting from pregnancy, promoting the well-being and coping of the expectant mother. Maternity physiotherapy is also helpful after childbirth, for example, with the rehabilitation of the body and restarting physical activity.

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Our miscarriage counselling service is there for you

A miscarriage is a crisis that evokes big emotions. It is a holistic experience as it is also experienced physically. Your partner may also feel helpless and inadequate. Our specialists offer individual and unhurried help in coping with miscarriage.

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Various feelings and thoughts related to pregnancy

It is natural to have different emotions associated with pregnancy and, for first-time mothers in particular, it is common to be worried about various issues and fears related to contractions, birth pains and childbirth.

Parenting and the new roles, expectations and different feelings associated with parenthood are also common and concern every parent. Talking about conflicting feelings, insecurity and negative thoughts may be difficult.

Our experienced psychotherapists specialised in individual therapycouples’ therapy, and sex therapy are there for you.

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At Felicitas Mehiläinen, we always offer individual and unhurried service specifically designed with pregnancy in mind. We listen carefully to the parents’ different wishes, needs and concerns.

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Why Felicitas Mehiläinen

Felicitas Mehiläinen is the leading fertility clinic in Finland providing a wide variety of fertility treatments ranging from basic infertility care to the most advanced IVF technology available today.
Over 30 years of experience has made it possible for the Felicitas Mehiläinen to offer the highest standards of patient care and reproductive health services in a modern and comfortable clinic.
Our doctors and scientists have always been at the forefront of IVF science and development; in fact, our founder, was part of the team involved in the birth of the Finland’s first IVF baby in 1984.
We always remain focused on the individual needs of each and every patient. We always put out patients first, and that is why we work so hard to listen to and treat every patient individually.