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Understanding Your Newborn (Infant Care): An Online Course
Understanding Your Newborn is an online only course that includes detailed learning about your newborn's appearance, traits, and behaviors; crying and comforting; bathing, nail care, and dressing; feeding; sleeping; signs of illness; and newborn health and safety. Allow 2-3 hours to complete this online class.The course will be available to you for 9 months from the time you register at the Injoy website. This course does not include classroom learning and is not refundable for any reason.
Childbirth and New Parent Nurse Line: Registration in Understanding Your Newborn gives you access to the Childbirth and New Parent Nurse Line. After completing you online course, please call our experienced nurse with any questions or concerns.
Additional Classes to Prepare for Parenthood
Understanding Birth This online course includes comprehensive information about pregnancy, labor, childbirth, comfort techniques, C-section, medical procedures, newborns and postpartum care.
Understanding Breastfeeding: In this online course, learn how and when to breastfeed, getting enough milk, breast care, and the breastfeeding lifestyle
New Mom's Support Group Online is a free virtual support group for new mothers with babies up to 5 months old. To be registered for an upcoming session, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-740-7601.
For information about preparing for childbirth at Howard County General Hospital, visit Coronavirus FAQ; Mothers and Babies.
For a virtual tour of the birthing center at Howard County General Hospital.
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