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Get a healthy start for your family.

Planning a family can be overwhelming. Clarian North Medical Center is here to help. We offer a variety of educational classes to walk you through preconception, pregnancy and beyond: Back to Work & Breastfeeding This class allows mom to bring baby and learn about numerous topics including breast pumps and supplies, milk storage and pumping, preparing your employer and daycare provider, baby and mommy transition, and best tips for success! This 90 minute, one-time class is taught by a registered nurse certified as a lactation counselor or consultant. $25 per couple

Bow Wow & Baby Want to learn how to prepare the family dog for the arrival of your new baby? Come learn from BC Henschen, a certified dog trainer and owner of “Platinum Paws.” Tips will be discussed about preventing jealousy and assessing canine behavior. You will learn how to help your dog adapt to the sights and sounds of a newborn. $20 per family Next Class - JULY 16, 6:30 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

Next Class - JULY 20, 6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

Next Class - JULY 14, 10:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.

Dad 2 Dad Being a dad is more than setting up the nursery, packing the diaper bag and paying bills. Learn from a veteran father about going from a nervous rookie to a competent, connected father. In the upcoming session, learn about summertime with baby, including travel and suntime tips! Bring your baby and meet other new fathers. FREE

Newborn Basics This class will give you the opportunity to learn about caring for a new baby months after its birth. A registered nurse will discuss baby care topics such as bathing, holding, feeding, comforting the crying baby and more. If you are attending class after your delivery, you are welcome to bring your baby to class with you. $25 per couple

Grandparenting Class This class, for grandparents and grandparents-to-be, will discuss the important role of grandparents, present new research leading to changes in childbirth and infant care, and alert new grandparents as to how they can best help their children in their new role as parents. FREE Next Class - JULY 25, 1:30 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Next Class - JULY 11, 9:30 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.

For additional class dates, times and to register, please visit clariannorth.com. Call 317-688-2465 with questions. Clarian North Medical Center is located at 116th & North Meridian in Carmel.

June 30, 2009  

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