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Prenatal Class

Preparing for Motherhood

Welcome to our Prenatal Class programme. It is our desire to share with you, all you need to know about safe motherhood. We shall guide you through your pregnancy to delivery and care of your baby.

Our course is conducted by our Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Paediatrician, Anaesthesiologist, Dietition, Registered Nurse, Physiotherapist & Health Educator.

First time mothers are encouraged to attend.


Course Objectives:

  • To let mother & husband be aware of her/his wife's changes during pregnancy.
  • To know the development of their baby in her womb.
  • To understand her nutritional needs.
  • To enable her/him to take care of herself/his wife during pregnancy and postnatal period.
  • To prepare the mother for labour & delivery.
  • To educate the parents on the benefits of breastfeeding & care of their newborn baby.

Class Schedule

Class Topics

Sequence of topics may be different due to availability of speakers

Day 1 (Sunday)

  • Nutrients Required For Mother & Baby
  • Healthy Postnatal Diet
  • Breastfeeding Benefits & Technique
  • Baby Bath Demonstration
  • Tour of Maternity Ward

Day 2 (Monday)

  • Prenatal Care
  • Development of the Baby
  • Screening for Foetal Abnormalities
  • Changes During Pregnancy
  • Complications During Pregnancy
  • Labour and Delivery

Day 3 (Tuesday)

  • Pain Relief in Labour
  • Video Show on Epidural Analgesia During Labour
  • Care of Baby at Birth
  • Immunization & Minor Problems During Infancy

Day 4 (Sunday)

  • Prenatal & Relaxation Exercises
  • Breathing Techniques in Labour

Dates:

Dates subject to change. Call 04-2227344 for confirmation

Class 1Class 2Class 3Class 4
Day 108/01/17 *02/04/17 *23/07/17 *22/10/17 *
Day 209/01/17 #03/04/17 #24/07/17 #23/10/17 #
Day 310/01/17 #04/04/17 #25/07/17 #24/10/17 #
Day 415/01/17 +09/04/17 +30/07/17 +29/10/17 +

Time:

*9:00am - 2:00pm
#7:30pm - 9:30pm
+3:00pm - 5:30pm

Venue:

Auditorium, Level 2, Adventist Specialists Complex

Fee:

RM159 per couple
(Fees are non refundable)


Contact

For further information or registration, kindly contact:

Community Health
Tel: (+604) 222 7344
Email: