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Published on December 27, 2013

Avera Sacred Heart Hospital and South Dakota Department of Health To Offer Breastfeeding Class

Avera Sacred Heart Hospital and South Dakota Department of Health will be offering a breastfeeding class Wednesday, Jan. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Avera Professional Office Pavilion and Education Center. The class is taught by certified lactation consultants in conjunction with community health nurses.

Discover how to get breastfeeding off to the best start you can. Included in this class will be a discussion of the benefits of breastfeeding, and demonstrations and practice for breastfeeding positions. And because their support is so important to a mom’s breastfeeding success, dads and other support people are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Classes are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Please call 605-668-8221 to register.