CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION CLASSES

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.

Eventbrite - South Texas Health System - Childbirth Education Classes at Edinburg (2017)
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2018 English Classes:

Edinburg Regional Medical Center

  • February 17
  • March 24
  • April 21
  • May 19
  • June 16
  • July 21
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 20
  • November 17
  • December 15

McAllen Medical Center

  • February 10
  • April 14
  • May 12
  • July 14
  • August 11
  • October 13
  • November 10

2018 Español Classes:

Edinburg Regional Medical Center

  • February 24
  • May 26
  • August 25
  • November 10

McAllen Medical Center

  • March 3
  • June 2
  • September 1
  • December 1

Time:
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. with lunch break

Locations
The Birthing Center at McAllen Medical Center
301 W. Expressway 83
McAllen, TX 78503

The Women’s Corner at Edinburg Regional Medical Center
1102 W. Trenton Road
Edinburg, TX 78539

Registration:
This class is FREE for expectant parents preregistered at The Women’s Corner at Edinburg Regional or The Birthing Center at McAllen Medical Center. For more information and to register for the class, please call the South Texas Health System Reserve and Learn Line at 1-800-879-1033.