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Labor And Delivery-Two Day Class

St. Luke's Childbirth Education Classes help you gain knowledge and understanding of the birth process, so you can approach this exciting experience with confidence. Being well informed invites active participation in decisions, which guide your care. If possible, coaches should attend all childbirth class sessions with you, so both of you can prepare for this experience. St. Luke’s staff members are here to offer you care and support during this process.

Topics covered include:
-What to expect as a St. Luke’s patient
-AboutBaby Birth Plan
-The labor process
-Cesarean birth
-All pain-relief methods for labor (Nitrous and non-pharmacologic included)
-The Golden Hour
-The importance of early skin-to-skin contact
-Feeding your newborn, including early initiation of breastfeeding after delivery
-Rooming-in with your baby
-Safe sleep practices and your Halo Sleepsack gift after delivery

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