Bridgeport Hospital to sponsor childbirthing class
Bridgeport Hospital will sponsor a class on the essentials of labor and birth from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18 at Park Avenue Medical Center, 5520 Park Ave., Trumbull.
Topics include stages of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, comfort measures, positioning, partner’s role, pain management, medications, cesarean birth, and postpartum adjustment. Newborn care is discussed during the four-week class or during your hospital stay if you elect the one-day class. The class is taught by a certified childbirth educator and provides total preparation for childbirth. To register, call 888-357-2396 or visit www.bridgeporthospital.org/events.