The childbirth education class from South Texas Health System explores body changes in the mother during pregnancy, the stages of labor, delivery and postpartum care.
Topics include the basics of breastfeeding, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, stages of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, vaginal and C-section birth videos and newborn care.
Parents are given a tour of the delivery suites.
$50 for nonregistered patients.
Free for parents preregistered at The Women's Corner, McAllen Medical Center or Edinburg Regional Medical Center.
Dates: Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with lunch break
Location: The Birthing Center at McAllen Medical Center
301 W. Expressway 83
McAllen, TX 78503
- July 9
- August 6
- September 10
- September 17 (In Spanish)
- October 8
- November 12
- November 19 (In Spanish)
- December 10