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Childbirth Preparation Weekend Express - Fargo, ND

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Jul
13
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Jul 13, 2019
Saturday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Essentia Health-Fargo
Fargo, ND

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Description

This is a fast-paced Childbirth Education class based on Lamaze Childbirth Education principles and is designed for parents who are unable to attend the week night sessions. It is ideal to start taking this class when you are between  28 and 32 weeks pregnant. Registration reserves space for mother and her partner.   This class is designed to help you and your partner prepare for the birth of your baby. 

Topics covered include:

  • Positioning and relaxation techniques for labor
  • Role of support person during labor
  • Discussion of various choices for mother during birth
  • Vaginal and C/Birth
  • Adjusting to parenthood
  • Care of newborn
  • How to initiate breastfeeding within one hour of birth (Sacred Hour and Skin-to-Skin)
  • The Benefits of Breastfeeding
  • The Benefits of Rooming-In
  • Birthing Center Tour

Classroom location will be posted on a sign in the main hospital lobby. 

If there are less than 3 registered for this class, class may be cancelled. You will be contacted and an alternative class will be offered. 

Contact

Patient Education Phone Line at 701-364-8100

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Sat, July 13 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Essentia Health-Fargo

Location Details

  • Essentia Health-Fargo
    3000 32nd Ave S
    Fargo, ND 58103
    Main: 701-364-8000

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