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NMMC Women’s Hospital to Host Baby Fair, Aug. 23

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Date(s) - 08/23/2014
9:00 am-12:00 pm

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NMMC Women's Hospital

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TUPELO, Miss.—North Mississippi Medical Center Women’s Hospital will host a Baby Fair from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 23, for new and expectant parents.

The free event will be held at the NMMC Women’s Hospital, 4566 S. Eason Blvd. Participants can browse the selection of baby clothing, photos, gifts, toys and keepsakes from local merchants. Drawings will be held for several prizes from Woodland Furniture, a pampering package from the NMMC Wellness Center Therapeutic Day Spa and a newborn goodie basket from NMMC Women’s Hospital Gift Shop.

NMMC’s Baby Fair will provide information about Wonderful Beginnings early pregnancy, prepared childbirth, Lamaze, Cesarean birth, breastfeeding, sibling and grandparenting classes. Lactation consultants and breastfeeding educators will also be on hand.

Infant/toddler CPR and first aid sessions will be offered every hour. Expectant parents can get pre-admitted during the Baby Fair, and tour the labor and delivery area. “Caring for Your Newborn” classes will be offered every hour.

For more information, call (662) 377-4099 or 1-800-THE DESK (1-800-843-3375).