Prenatal Breastfeeding Class

BirthPlace Class
Date
Jul 23, 2018
Time
12:30PM - 2:30PM

If you are planning to breastfeed or you have questions about breastfeeding, this is the class for you.  You will have the opportunity to come and meet other expectant moms, learn about breastfeeding, and gain confidence. The class will be offered every other Monday and will last about two hours with instruction from  Carol Owings, IBCLC.  Some of the topics covered: prenatal and postnatal breast changes, things that can affect the success of breastfeeding, how to prevent engorgement and other complications of breastfeeding, what to expect the first few days of life and the periods following, techniques for good positioning of baby at the breast. The $15 registration of this class includes a breastfeeding educational book. We also offer a Breastfeeding Support Group that the hospital hosts twice a month (see Breastfeeding Support Group details below). Please make payments 24 hours prior to your class.   

 

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