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Happiest Baby & Infant Care Essentials

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Nov 24, 2017
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mount Auburn Hospital - Lynch Board Room
Cambridge, MA

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You’ll have the Happiest Baby on the Block after learning the basics of infant care along with proven techniques to soothe your newborn.

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Fees & Payment

Happiest Baby and Infant Care Essentials $70

Description

Happiest Baby & Infant Care Essentials

After this three-hour class, you’ll be ready to take your newborn home with increased confidence in your parenting skills.

In the Happiest Baby portion of this class, discover proven techniques to soothe your baby and improve his or her sleep. You’ll:

  • Understand the “fourth trimester”
  • Learn how to recognize and respond to your baby’s moods
  • Practice “The five S’s” – simple, step-by-step soothing techniques developed by Harvey Karp, MD, a nationally renowned pediatrician and child development specialist
  • Learn how to help your baby sleep better

During the Infant Care Essentials part of class, you’ll review common newborn characteristics and behaviors and learn about:

  • Bathing and hygiene, including umbilical cord care
  • Diapering
  • How to recognize signs of illness and properly take your baby’ temperature
  • Infant milestones
  • Sleep safety

Cost: $70 per couple, includes a Digital Parenting Kitvalued at $25.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations are accepted up to one day prior to class for a refund, minus a $35 processing charge.

Instructor(s)

Contact

Childbirth Education at 617-499-5121 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Fri, November 24 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM Mount Auburn Hospital - Lynch Board Room Peggy Kleimon, RN

Location Details

  • Mount Auburn Hospital - Lynch Board Room
    330 Mount Auburn Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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