When your 9 months arrived you should prepare for your hospital bag check list .So that you don’t missed any items for you and your baby.This checklist will help you prepare everything you’ll need for yourself and your new baby.
Hospital bag for mom:
1)Important medical documents:
You should keep in your bag your medical report, id and insurance card handy.
Choose a comfortable night gowns because you will need something comfortable to sleep in during your hospital stay. Choose a front-opening style if you plan to breastfeed.
The hospital will provide maternity pads but in case you needed some maternity pads so keep those. It’s normal to bleed a lot after birth, and maternity pads are softer and more absorbent than standard pads. Pack several pairs of underwear.
Don’t forget to pack toiletries hairbrush, comb, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, hairdryer, hair clips, and hair ties. Pack a plastic bag to pop dirty clothes in. And in case if you needed pack moisturiser, lotion, face wash and lip balm etc.
Don’t forget to take your phone and charger.And take also extension in case if you needed.
6)Snack and drinks:
Keep handy on some snacks because you don’t have hungry during labour time.
Take a comfortable Footwear in your hospital stay and keep socks in case if you needed.
Hospital bag for baby:
You should keep some pre-wash clothes for your baby. And must have a baby blanket for your baby because newborn need warmth.
2)Diapers and wipes:
These are most essential for babies.
In case if you planning for breastfeeding then a breastfeeding pillow is the best option. Because breastfeeding pillows are comfortable for mom and baby.
4)small hat, molten and socks: These are essential for newborn baby.
Keeping your hospital bag ready gives you a sense of relief that you have kept all the necessary things in place. It is one thing less to worry about while rushing to the hospital