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Baby Makes Three
The birth of a baby is a happy event, but you will likely have moments of uncertainty after you return home with your newborn. Our Baby Makes Three class is designed especially for first-time parents and will explore issues, including feeding, diapering, bathing, crying, sleep patterns, signs of illness and safety issues such as car seats.
Other issues covered include:
- Newborn growth and development
- Common child care problems
- When to call a doctor
- Returning to work
The class is led by a childbirth educator. A pediatrician may be available to answer questions and give an overview of key areas such as immunizations, choosing a pediatrician and what to expect from your baby's doctor.
This class is recommended during the last trimester of pregnancy; one 1.5-hour session is offered.
Class fee includes an infant care book.
For more information, to obtain the schedule of classes or to register for a class, call Loyola University Health System at (708) 216-4300. To find out when the next class is offered, check our events calendar.