Pain Medications During Labor And Birth
Apr
20
4:00 PM16:00

Pain Medications During Labor And Birth

This free 45 minute presentation was designed to help pregnant women and their partners understand causes of pain in childbirth and pharmacological options for pain management, and to provide an opportunity to review coping skills which may be used in labor and birth.


After this presentation, you will be able to:

-differentiate between analgesia and anesthesia
-describe how narcotics are given, expected benefits, potential side effects
-describe procedures and equipment involved in the administration of an epidural
-strategize ways to increase satisfaction with epidural, and reduce undesired side effects
-have all the information you need to make the right choice for you and your baby regarding the use of pain medications


Overview of presentation:
*Vocabulary: analgesia vs anesthesia; IV vs epidural
*IV narcotics: procedures, benefits, risks
*Epidural: procedures, benefits, possible risks (preventing, monitoring, and treating)
*Emotional aspects of epidural/labor support
*Pain medication for cesarean

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Are You Ready To Be A Parent?
Mar
30
3:30 PM15:30

Are You Ready To Be A Parent?

Do you want a child? Are you ready for 24 hour a day responsibility? Do you have the skills and patience needed to teach and guide someone for 18 years? Do you have a supporting community around you? Are your finances going to be enough for diapers, car seats, clothes, etc? Do you have health insurance, life insurance, a will?

Topics covered:

  • The Pre-Conception Period

  • Nutrition and Fitness

  • Managing Medical Conditions

  • Improving Overall Health

  • Harmful Substances

  • Environmental Hazards

  • Emotional Well-being

  • Financial Stability

  • Relationship Issues

  • Fertility Issues

  • Planning for Prenatal Care and Birth

Register for your spot here.

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Pain Medications During Labor And Birth
Mar
13
4:00 PM16:00

Pain Medications During Labor And Birth

This free 45 minute presentation was designed to help pregnant women and their partners understand causes of pain in childbirth and pharmacological options for pain management, and to provide an opportunity to review coping skills which may be used in labor and birth.


After this presentation, you will be able to:

-differentiate between analgesia and anesthesia
-describe how narcotics are given, expected benefits, potential side effects
-describe procedures and equipment involved in the administration of an epidural
-strategize ways to increase satisfaction with epidural, and reduce undesired side effects
-have all the information you need to make the right choice for you and your baby regarding the use of pain medications


Overview of presentation:
*Vocabulary: analgesia vs anesthesia; IV vs epidural
*IV narcotics: procedures, benefits, risks
*Epidural: procedures, benefits, possible risks (preventing, monitoring, and treating)
*Emotional aspects of epidural/labor support
*Pain medication for cesarean

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Pain Medications During Labor And Birth
Feb
23
4:00 PM16:00

Pain Medications During Labor And Birth

This free 45 minute presentation was designed to help pregnant women and their partners understand causes of pain in childbirth and pharmacological options for pain management, and to provide an opportunity to review coping skills which may be used in labor and birth.


After this presentation, you will be able to:

-differentiate between analgesia and anesthesia
-describe how narcotics are given, expected benefits, potential side effects
-describe procedures and equipment involved in the administration of an epidural
-strategize ways to increase satisfaction with epidural, and reduce undesired side effects
-have all the information you need to make the right choice for you and your baby regarding the use of pain medications


Overview of presentation:
*Vocabulary: analgesia vs anesthesia; IV vs epidural
*IV narcotics: procedures, benefits, risks
*Epidural: procedures, benefits, possible risks (preventing, monitoring, and treating)
*Emotional aspects of epidural/labor support
*Pain medication for cesarean

Register for your FREE spot here: https://mothertobeservices.as.me/painmedicationsinlabor

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