About the program
Hey baby, I want my body back!
Growing a baby and giving birth is probably the most important, most life changing and most challenging experience there is in life. You've just been through this epic event - congratulations!
Maybe your world has been turned upside down, maybe you're helplessly in love with your newborn and can't think straight or maybe you're feeling overwhelmed. At the back of your mind is the nagging thought that you want to get your body back to normal.
Lean on us
At times like this, you could do with lots of support. This IOA course is packed with helpful advice and knowledge on all aspects of nurturing you and your body back to equilibrium.
We answer questions like:
How do I restore strength and flexibility to my pelvic floor and abdomen?
What kind of exercise should I avoid?
What's the right level of work out and how often?
As it can be difficult to find the time to devote to a regular regime, we include simple but effective stretches and exercises you can in just a few minutes a day that really make a difference. We suggest a pace that respects your body. We even suggest things you can do with your baby that will have her gurgling and gets you invigorated!
What you will learn
Switch to foods that gives you a helping hand
Diet is a huge and essential part of your health and wellbeing and vital to get right after you give birth. Shaping up is greatly accelerated when you choose foods that give you a helping hand. We guide you on:
what to include in your diet and what to avoid
the practical, helpful tips that help you shape your diet into a wholesome one
developing habits that you keep long term
effective ways to deal with cravings for ‘bad' foods
natural ingredients to include that boost a sluggish metabolism
Fit, strong and content
We understand many new Moms can feel down and even depressed. Life with a new baby can be overwhelming. Your C section tummy means you take longer to recover. It can also feel disheartening when you're surrounded with media images of perfectly groomed celebrities that you compare yourself to. Listen up sister!
Feel understood and reassured with grounded, sensible advice for ‘the blues'.
Get the inside track on how you can appreciate real life and look great.
Read tips on improving your sleep.
Gain wisdom from experienced Moms who've been there and thrived!
The most exciting time in your life doesn't always feel elating. Behind closed doors, we know what real life can throw at you and we're here for you. Treat yourself to some sound advice today and get yourself back to tip top form and fitness soon
This course isn't just for new mommies! Of course, they are who this course is specifically designed for, but if a loved one has recently given birth, the best thing you can do is be supportive. One of the ways you could do that is take this course, and help your favorite new mom!
No matter if you're a first-time new mom, a mother of 12, or a supportive spouse, you can benefit from learning about the foods that can help, those that hurt, and exercises specifically built to help new moms feel like they're getting their body to where they'd like it to be.
We want to help during this joyful and stressful time!
International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you're already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.
After completing this course, you could:
Consult with new moms, helping them get information that's relevant to them, support that they need, and a community that will help
Use the information yourself, making sure you're treating yourself as kindly as you're treating your new bundle of joy
Explore a career in helping new moms
About International Open Academy
All IOA courses are created by an international team of professional online educators with years of experience across a variety of industries. You can benefit from a wealth of hands-on knowledge and get the inside track on working within the industries that interest you most.
Our courses are created just for you. All study is completed online. You can learn anywhere, anytime, anyplace. Get comfortable and let us guide you on your way to becoming a professional in your chosen industry.
The courses are structured into clearly defined topics, containing detailed written lessons, graphical representations as well as a wealth of instructional videos.
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