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Childbirth course offered Jan. 12 at Morris Hospital

Published: Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013 6:58 a.m. CST

A Super Saturday Childbirth class will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Morris Hospital.

This is a one-day class covering labor, comfort measures, relaxation and medical interventions, pain management options, and vaginal and cesarean birth.

The delivery process and post partum care will be explained in one of the Family Birthing Suites, and a tour will be provided of the entire obstetrical unit.

This class, along with a breastfeeding class, gives expecting couples all of the information needed for a great labor experience.  Lunch will be provided. The cost is $60.

Registration for childbirth and family classes must be completed online at For more information, call (815) 942-3012.

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