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Medical center to host childbirth class

January 9, 2019 GMT

From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Ave., Trumbull will host a class on the essentials of labor and birth. Topics include stages of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, comfort measures, positioning, partner’s role, pain management, medications, Cesarean birth, and postpartum adjustment.

Newborn care is discussed during a four-week class or during hospital stay if one-day class preferred. The class is taught by a certified childbirth educator and provides total preparation for childbirth. To register, call 888-357-2396 or visit www.bridgeporthospital.org/events.