Ante-natal ideal

21st April 2000 at 01:00
CLASSES to prepare couples for childbirth can lead to rows in early parenthood - as they give people an idealised view of family life, say professors Philip and Carolyn Cowen, of the University of Caifornia. Of 100 couples expecting their first child, those who attended group counselling sessions before and after the birth fared better than those who only attended ante-natal classes.

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