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Health & Environment

July 11, 2009

Natural childbirth class set Tuesday

Birth Connections of Stillwater, a birth and parenting resource, is offering a class and discussion regarding giving birth naturally in the hospital.

The class will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Sixth and Duck, in the multi-purpose room in the main building.

The class will cover the benefits of natural childbirth, what to expect, first-hand accounts from mothers who have given birth naturally in the hospital and pain coping techniques. Amy Townsend, a midwifery student and doula (professional labor support person), will teach.

The class is free, and snacks will be provided.

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