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Monday, Oct. 10, 2011

Motherhood: The New Reality Show
Registration closed
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Bring the 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 infants, offer suggestions for transitioning back to work, answer feeding questions, and share resources for staying at home full-time. Class/support group is targeted to moms who are 3-12 weeks post delivery; however, any new mother is welcome. Come as often as you like! Classes are facilitated by Duke Pediatric Residents/Pediatrician and Teer House Breastfeeding Educator/Lactation Consultant.

Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011

Duke Ctr for Metabolic/Weight Loss Surg
Registration closed
4:00 pm


Tour Of Labor And Delivery - Durham Regional
Registration closed
7:00PM
DRH tours are on the First Floor/First Level Classroom and are every Tuesday evening.

Getting in Shape After Baby
Registration closed
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Bring your baby and have fun participating in exercises to tone your belly, regain core stability and improve your strength. Classes are targeted to new moms who are just beginning to exercise after pregnancy. Moms should be at least 6 weeks but not greater than 3 months postpartum when beginning class. If you experienced a cesarean birth, please bring medical clearance from your physician to exercise. To get the most benefit, it is recommended that moms attend as many classes in a six week series as possible. In order to assure your space in this series, please register for each individual class.

Duke Weight Loss Surgery- Durham Informational Seminar
Registration closed
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Attend the Duke Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery Center information seminar to see if weight loss surgery is right for you.

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011

Prescription Drug Plans: Don't Get Scammed!
Cancelled
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Protect yourself from becoming a victim of Medicare prescription drug plan scams. Facilitated by a SHIIP representative (Seniors' Health Insurance Information Program).

Preparing for Cesarean Birth
Registration closed
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Open to those moms and dads/support persons who are having a scheduled Cesarean birth. The class will cover information specific to the birth process and recovery period.

Friday, Oct. 14, 2011

Duke Ctr for Metabolic/Weight Loss Surg
Registration closed
3:00 pm


Duke Weight Loss Surgery- Durham Informational Seminar
Registration closed
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Attend the Duke Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery Center information seminar to see if weight loss surgery is right for you.

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011

Prepared Childbirth Class Series
Registration closed - Class 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 -- October 15&16, 2011) 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