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Classes and Events for the week of Aug. 12, 2012

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Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012

Breastfeeding Class
Registration closed
2:00PM
Information on advantages and barriers to breasfeeding; how to establish effective breastfeeding routines; how to recognize and avoid potential challenges. ...

Monday, Aug. 13, 2012

Motherhood: The New Reality Show
Registration closed
11:30am
Bring baby, pack a lunch and join other new moms as we brainstorm tips on infant care and surviving motherhood. We will discuss developmental milestones of...

Speech And Communication Group For Parkinson's Disease
Registration closed
3:00pm
In this monthly support group, learn effective speech strategies and practice communication skills. Caregivers encouraged to attend.

Baby Care Class
Registration closed
6:30PM
A class touching on general information for expectant parents regarding the basics of baby care (feeding, bathing, diapering, etc.). A practical demonstration...

Stroke Support Group
Registration closed
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
This support group aims to educate the stroke survivor and caregiver about topics relating to stroke.

Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012

Tour The Birth Place At Durham Regional Hospital
Registration closed
7:00PM
To help prepare for the delivery of your baby, Durham Regional Hospital provides tours of The Birth Place. Remember to bring your photo id if you wish to tour...

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012

Blood Thinners -- New Updates
Registration closed
6:30pm
Learn about blood thinner therapy including indications, duration, and interactions with diet, medication, and other disease states.

Solving the Weight Loss Puzzle
Registration closed
6:30pm
Rethink your old dieting strategies through healthy eating, exercise, and behavior changes.

Obesity's Impact on Breast Cancer Risk, Treatment, and Outcomes
Registration closed
7:00pm
Class cancelled.

Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012

Prepared Childbirth Class Series
Registration closed - Call FULL....see schedule for other dates.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Increase your confidence in the birthing process by attending a series of classes (two classes -- Saturday/Sunday -- August 18 & 19, 2012) that includes information and practice sessions on: *Signs and stages of labor *Breathing techniques *Medical Interventions *Pain management options *Positioning for comfort *Postpartum Information *Role of the support person *What to expect in the hospital. Educators trained as Lamaze certified childbirth instructors (LCCE) teach all classes at Teer House. The eight-hour series is available on weekdays or weekends. Expectant parents are encouraged to complete the series between their 34-37th week. Register early, space is limited. Call 919-416-DUKE (919-416-3853) or 1-888-ASK-DUKE (1-888-275-3853). Fee - $80