Published on July 23, 2013

Milford Regional Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week 2013 is August 5 through 9. The theme this year is Breastfeeding Support: Close to Mothers. This theme highlights the significance of providing support to breastfeeding families. In celebration, Milford Regional invites the public to view one of two displays that will be set up from August 5 through 9 throughout the medical center (in the main lobby, and the lobby of the Hill Health Center.) The displays will have information to take and anyone who visits one of the displays can enter a free drawing for a basket of breastfeeding products. The drawing will be on Friday, August 9 and the winner need not be present. The names and phone numbers collected for the drawing are for the drawing only and will not be shared with outside interests or companies.

For more information, contact our lactation consultants at (508) 422-2960.

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  • Sep
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    For expecting parents who are unable to participate in one of our childbirth preparation programs.
  • Sep
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    This full day program covers physical and emotional changes during pregnancy, signs and stages of labor and much more.
  • Sep
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Build strength and burn calories right out of the gate with this hour-long class that is an all-around winner for a total-body workout!
  • Oct
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    This one-night class will review the basics of labor and delivery. This class is not appropriate for first-time parents.
  • Oct
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Teen mothers-to-be (up to 19 years of age) meet in a comfortable, supportive setting to learn about their baby’s growth and other changes.

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