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Understanding Breastfeeding Self-Study Class

Don't have time to attend a Breastfeeding Class?  This is a self-study class that includes a comprehensive guide book and companion web app to learn about breastfeeding at your own convenience.  Understanding Breastfeeding web app features 20 video clips to help new moms successfully breastfeed.  Compatible with smart phones, tablets, or computer!  Once you complete your registration, you will receive your guide in 5-7 days. More than a booklet!
  • Free access to an award-winning companion website
  • Dozens of video clips, printable charts, checklists, and more
  • Commercial free
  • Clear, informative, easy to read
  • NEW interactive features, such as weekly breastfeeding emails
Chapters Include:
  • Chapter 1: How Breastfeeding Works
  • Chapter 2: Latching On and Positioning
  • Chapter 3: When to Feed Your Baby
  • Chapter 4: How Much Is Enough?
  • Chapter 5: Breast Care
  • Chapter 6: Breastfeeding Lifestyle

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Date: Thu, 03-01-2018
Time: 7:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Price: $20.00
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: Unlimited

Breastfeeding Support Group

Breastfeeding your baby provides optimal nutrition and bonding; however, many mothers find it easier when they have community support.  This group meets once a month to discuss common breastfeeding concerns and meet other mothers that are experiencing the same things.  Mothers are encouraged to bring their babies and any support people they wish.  No registration required.  Call 248-652-5919 for questions. Lactation Consultations with a certified lactation consultant are available by appointment for a fee for individualized attention.  Call 248-652-5919 to learn more.

Location:

North Classroom 2 E
1101 W. University Dr
Rochester, MI  48307

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Date: Sat, 03-03-2018
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Price: Free
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: 12 of 12

Preparing for Breastfeeding Class

Breastfeeding provides the best nutrition for infants as well as a unique relationship between mother and baby.  This class will answer your questions and help you get off to the best possible start as a nursing mother. A registered nurse/certified lactation consultant teaches the class.  Registration includes both mom and her partner.  We recommend taking this class 2-3 months before your due date. Topics include: How to position and latch How to know if baby is eating enough What to do if you are having problems Breast care Pumping Returning to work

Location:

Ascension Crittenton Hospital (North Classroom 2C)
1101 W. University Dr
Rochester, MI  48307

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Date: Thu, 03-01-2018
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Price: $25.00
Registration: OPEN
Available Spaces: 9 of 10