News Release

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman
(757) 668-7554
Greg.Lampman@chkd.org

CHKD free public programs in December

HAMPTON ROADS, Va.—The following free public programs will be offered by CHKD in December.

December 1, Welcome, Baby! at Pediatric Specialists. Free. 6-7 p.m. Pediatric Specialists – Amelia Building, 885 Kempsville Road, Suite 200, Norfolk. For expectant and new parents who want to learn how to prepare for their newborn. Our pediatrician will discuss newborn medical care issues, including immunizations, breastfeeding, bathing, sleep safety and more. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and tour the office. To register please call (757) 461-6342. For more information about Pediatric Specialists go to www.chkd.org/pediatricspecialists.

December 9, Breastfeeding. Free. 6:30 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Blvd., Williamsburg. Please join us for this free introductory class designed to inform the prospective breastfeeding mother about the advantages of breastfeeding. Several topics are discussed including proper positioning; latch on tips, management of engorgement and sore nipples, as well as returning to work and maternal medications. Come join us for this informative and fun class. Please call (757) 564-7337, Option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes. To learn more about our practice, got to www.chkd.org/PAW.

December 9, Monthly Open House. Free. 5:30 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Blvd., Williamsburg. Complimentary open house for new or expectant parents or families looking for a pediatrician. Call (757) 564-7337 option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes. To learn more about our practice, got to www.chkd.org/PAW.

December 16, Baby Care 101 at Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg. Free. 7 - 9 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Blvd., Williamsburg. Class for expectant and newborn parents who want to learn about providing a safe and secure environment for their infant. Learn about how to bathe and comfort your baby, belly button and diaper care, how to position your baby for sleep and general household and car seat safety tips. Lots of opportunities to ask questions about the first year of life. Please call (757) 564-7337, Option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes. To learn more about our practice, got to www.chkd.org/PAW.