It is at times quite strange, that when a new baby is born, how everyone is excited about the new child, but not many cares to ask how the mother is, apart from the immediate family members. Becoming a mother is stressful and is a time when utmost care and compassion is needed for the woman who has probably had the biggest life-changing experience. Earlier, most families were big and there were a number of others who came together to take care of the mother and the newborn. Nowadays, most couple to tend to live separately because of their jobs and are probably located in a different city or a country, and they do not have that familial support. This is why professional mother care is a most sought after service today and trained professionals are employed to take good care of the mother as well as the infant.
What does Mother Care entail?
To start with, it is very common for new mothers to go into postpartum and a strong support system is required to see her through those trying times. The period is stressful both physically and emotionally and if there is really no one else in the family, apart from the husband, who often has to renew work soon after, it is important for someone to take care of the household chores as the new mother gets the rest she deserves. Childbirth is very exhaustive and whether the mother had opted for a natural birth or there has been a caesarian birth, the new mother needs plenty of rest during this time.
There are also additional responsibilities to be maintained like visiting the doctors from time to time and taking proper medications, if any, has been prescribed. It is also important to ensure that the mother is getting the nutrition she deserves and this is not the time for her to get into the kitchen and cook for herself. This is the time when a dedicated staff member from Portea can come in to help and provide the new mother with all the care she needs and deserves so that she can take better care of her child in the days to come. The new mother has to be kept safe from infections because it is highly likely that it will pass on to the child as well if the proper precautions are not taken.
Portea Home Services has a number of options in place and new parents can choose the plan which they think will suit their requirements the most. On the other hand, the terms mother care also embodies all mothers and mothers who are elderly also need special care at the later stage of their life. Portea has special elderly care as well and children who are staying away from their homes due to their work can arrange for special mother care for their mothers back home if they are staying alone, under the special elderly care package from Portea.