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They expressed increased concentration on the uterus and cervical muscle, awareness of all the stages of labor, and having "positive thoughts.
The 76 chapters provide health information on preparing for pregnancy, physical changes during pregnancy, fetal development, promoting a healthy pregnancy, the stages of labor, and caring for a baby.