Unit 3 lessons

 
 

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Lesson 27: Botanical Medicine Safety During Pregnancy

How to Do Lesson 27 Read (below) or listen (below in audios section) Read/Listen to Required Reading from Botanical Medicines for Women’s Health See the Lesson 27 PDF for the Midwifery Model of Care, Concerns by Trimester, and Warning Signs of Pregnancy Watch How to Make Nourishment Tea, try to prepare your own, and taste […]

 

Lesson 28: Fertility Challenges

How to Do Lesson 28 Read Introduction (above) Read/Listen to Required Reading Review the Case and Clinical Pearls (below) Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections (it’s based on the case review at the end of this page) Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Understand […]

 

Lesson 29: Pregnancy Wellness

Introduction/Overview This course is predicated on the belief that women’s bodies work brilliantly. But numerous 21st century factors – from sedentary living to the Standard American Diet to trauma history can get in the way. Additionally, numerous social and cultural beliefs about birth have the potential to interfere with women’s “innate body knowledge,” and for […]

 

Lesson 30: Miscarriage

How to Do This Lesson  Read introduction/overview Read/Listen to Required Reading Do E-Quiz Download, complete, save, and complete Self-Study Assignment   Introduction/Overview Miscarriage (also called spontaneous abortion) is the most common pregnancy complication. As many as 15% of all known pregnancies will end spontaneously before 20 weeks, and it is unknown how many more end before a […]

 

Lesson 31: Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy and Hyperemesis Gravidarum

How to Do This Lesson Read introduction/overview Read/Listen to Required Reading Do E-Quiz Download, complete, save, and complete Self-Study Assignment   Introduction/Overview NVP is one of the hardest conditions to treat consistently partly because something that is tolerated by mouth one day may cause nausea, gagging, or vomiting the next. My goal is therefore to try to […]

 

Lesson 32: Constipation and Hemorrhoids

How to Do Lesson 32 Read Introduction Read/Listen to Required Reading Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Understand the etiology of constipation and hemorrhoids in pregnancy List and describe lifestyle modifications that can be beneficial in the prevention and […]

 

Lesson 33: Iron Deficiency Anemia

How to Do Lesson 33 Read Introduction Read/Listen to Required Reading Review the Case and Clinical Pearls Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Define iron deficiency anemia and describe the symptoms of iron deficiency anemia Understand the role of […]

 

Lesson 34: Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Heartburn During Pregnancy

How to Do This Lesson Read Introduction/Overview Read/Listen to Required Reading Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Be familiar with the types of irritable bowel disease (IBD) and their impact on pregnancy Understand the risks of ulcerative colitis in […]

 

Lesson 35: Premature Labor and Uterine Irritability

How to Do This Lesson Read or Listen to Required Reading Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Recognize the signs and symptoms of preterm labor Define uterine irritability Understand the risks of preterm labor and limitations of botanical approaches […]

 

Lesson 36: Skin Changes and Varicosities in Pregnancy

How to Do Lesson 36 Read Introduction Read/Listen to Required Reading Review the Case Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Recognize common, benign dermatologic conditions occurring in pregnancy Recognize the need for referral for diagnosis of skin conditions that […]

 

Lesson 37: Insomnia, Depression, and Anxiety During Pregnancy

How to Do This Lesson Read Introduction/Overview Read/Listen to Required Reading Review the Case (below) Do the E-Quiz Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections (it’s based on the case review at the end of this page) Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to: Recognize signs of insomnia, depression, and […]

 

Lesson 38: Breech Presentation

How to Do Lesson 38 Read Overview (below) Read/Listen to Required Reading Download, complete, save: Cases, Formulas, and Reflections There is no E-quiz for this lesson. Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson students should be able to:  Recognize the classification of breech presentation Understand the implications of breech presentation on birth outcome Be able […]

 

Lesson 39: Post Datism, Partus preparators, and Prolonged Labor

How to Do Lesson 39 1. READ Lesson PDF (which is also the content found on this page – audio not available for this) 2. READ/LISTEN to Required Reading from Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health + additional reading 3. Do the E-Quiz 4. Download, complete, save, and complete Self-Study Assignment Learning Objectives By the end […]

 

Lesson 40: Pain and Exhaustion in Labor

How to Do Lesson 40 1. READ  Lesson PDF and page below 2. READ Required Reading 3. Do E-Quiz 4. Download, complete, save, and complete Self-Study Assignment Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson you will be able to: Understand the impact of a woman’s experience of labor pain on the birth experience and […]

 

Lesson 41: Postpartum Care, Breastfeeding Problems, and Postpartum Depression

How to Do Lesson 41 1. READ Lesson PDF/page below 2. Read/LISTEN to the Required Reading 3. Do the E-Quiz 4. Download, complete, save, and complete Self-Study Assignment Learning Objectives By the end of this lesson you will be able to: Understand the major concerns and conditions facing postpartum women including uterine/vaginal bleeding, after-cramps, perineal […]

 

Lesson 42: Materia Medica for Women 3

The materia medica section of each unit provides an overview of a selection of the herbs relevant to understanding the botanical treatment of conditions found in that unit and throughout the course. This is in no way an exhaustive materia medica of the herbs with which you will want to become familiar or need to […]

 

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