Tomah Memorial Hospital has scheduled a variety of childbirth education classes in May for expecting moms, soon-to-be-dads and family members.
Expecting mothers with questions regarding the upcoming delivery of their baby can learn more about the upcoming experience by attending a pre-birth class and tour of the OB New Beginnings Birth Center at Tomah Memorial Hospital Wednesday, May 8 from 5-6 p.m.
A two-day childbirth education class for moms and dads planning for the birth of their child. The prepared childbirth course will be offered May 14 and May 21 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Tomah Memorial. The course focuses on a variety of relaxation techniques used during labor and delivery, plus information on newborn care and feeding, parenting, newborn characteristics and medical treatment options.
New moms wanting to breast-feed their newborn can learn more about it during a two-hour class Thursday, May 16 from 6-8 p.m. in the lower level classrooms at Tomah Memorial. Information will be presented on the advantages of breastfeeding, prenatal preparation, healthy nutrition, the partner’s role and returning to work while continuing to breast-feed.
Interested parents should call 608-374-6605 for information on class costs and registration. Early registration is recommended.