The 4th Trimester Perspective Podcast

Episode 5: Caitlin

Episode 5: Caitlin

There was nothing else. Everyone needs to know about in-home postpartum care. At least that’s what Caitlin believes. When she was pregnant with her second child she knew that she wanted a different experience. Listen to hear her story.  With her first child, Caitlin...

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Episode 4: Meagan

Episode 4: Meagan

To go from not being sure you wanted to have a baby, to finally thinking now was the time, to being plopped into the middle of a pandemic would be a lot for anyone. Meagan had been struggling with anxiety and depression and surprisingly, despite the hardships, had an...

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Episode 3: Lauren

Episode 3: Lauren

It didn’t seem like it was going to be all that bad! Lauren had her beautiful baby boy right as our area began to shut down. But she wasn’t at all prepared for how Covid impacted her postpartum care and journey. Listen as she shares her story and why she’s so happy...

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Episode 2: Olivia

Episode 2: Olivia

For Olivia, pregnancy was a bit of a surprise. She’d stopped taking her birth control pills for a few weeks and thought it would take longer to get pregnant. Surprise! One month later she had a positive pregnancy test. Her pregnancy was typical. But the week before...

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Episode 1: Chelsea

Episode 1: Chelsea

Our first story comes from Chelsea. She and her fiance were very excited to be welcoming their first little one, but she realized that pregnancy, birth, and postpartum were going to be completely new experiences.  She shares everything from craving fried chicken even...

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Welcome to the 4th Trimester Perspective

Welcome to the 4th Trimester Perspective

Hi! I’m Sonal Patel. I am a Board-Certified Pediatrician and Neonatologist and after my own postpartum experiences, I knew there had to be a better way. I started NayaCare, an in-home maternal-infant health practice for families and babies navigating the 4th...

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