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Breastfeeding Basics Class

Want to learn more about breastfeeding? Come to this free evening class, offered twice a month. Be sure to call and pre-register since the class might be cancelled otherwise.

Babies 'R Us, Hamburg Pavilion
3rd Thursday of each month
7 - 8:30 pm
To pre-register, call the Babies R Us Baby Registry at (859) 263-8598. For more information about the class, call (859) 288-2348.

The class covers:

  • Newborn baby behavior
  • Birth, skin-to-skin, and the hospital experience
  • How to get started with breastfeeding
  • Overcoming challenges of the first 2 weeks with baby
  • Pumps and other gadgets
  • Balancing breastfeeding and work

For more information about the classes, or breastfeeding in general, call the Breastfeeding Support Service at (859) 288-2348.


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Change in services: Effective May 20, 2014, we are able to provide childhood vaccinations (must live in Fayette County, be 18 years or younger and be uninsured or underinsured). Limited appointments are available daily Monday-Friday, and appointments can be made up to a week in advance by calling the Public Health Clinic at (859) 288-2483.

Our Public Health Clinic at 650 Newtown Pike is no longer able to see patients for the following programs: adult immunizations/physicals and breast/cervical cancer.

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