Why expecting moms count kicks

[KSTP-TV, July 23, 2017] Many expectant parents are turning to apps to help them get through the pregnancy and track the movements of their babies before their born. In fact, an Iowa mom recently made national headlines for crediting a “kick” app for saving her newborn’s life.

Dr. Patricia Harper is an OB/GYN with Allina Health, and she’s here to explain why “kick counts” are so important, as well as discuss the best ways to monitor them.

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