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Maternity Events

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Breastfeeding Classes

Program will include: 2 hours of combination lecture and movie presentations. Class is held every month.

Topics:

  • How Breastfeeding Works
  • Latching On and Positioning
  • When to Feed Your Baby
  • How Much is Enough?
  • Breast Care

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Infant Care Classes

Program will include: 2 hours of combination lecture and movie presentations. Class is held every month.

Topics:

  • Physical Appearance
  • Diapering
  • Bathing
  • Cord Care
  • Special Procedures

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Child Birth Classes

Program will include: 2 hrs / 4 classes—combination lecture and movie presentations.

Topics :

  • Third Trimester Changes, Signs and Symptoms of Labor
  • Labor & Delivery “What to Expect”
  • “Pain Management”
  • A tour of Labor & Delivery / Postpartum

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Maternal Child Health Department Tours at Jersey City Medical Center

Jersey City Medical Center Maternal Child Health Department tours are given:

Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month @ 12pm noon. (except major holidays)

Every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month @ 7pm. (except major holidays)

There is no registration for the tour. Come to the main lobby entrance and let the representative at the front desk know that you are here for the Maternal Child Health Department tour, and the tour guide will meet the group there.

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