Some Beijing hospitals and clinics are known for going the extra mile to bring the expat community the latest health care news. Often, some even offer useful seminars open to the community. Led by International SOS Beijing Clinic’s team of family physicians, general practitioners, and gynecologists, International SOS Beijing Clinic is holding “Parentcraft Classes” from March through May in order to provide parents to be with a better understanding of their new baby’s needs. See below for details on the topics to be offered in March.
Time: Thursdays in March, 10am-12pm
Where: International SOS Beijing Clinic
Cost: Complimentary for members of International SOS or RMB 100 per class.
Birth Preparation and Post-Partum Issues
When: Thursday, March 12
Topics to be covered: Getting ready for labor, delivery and the early post partum period, stages of labor, pain management option, the first days – what to expect
Presenting doctors Dr. Mora and Dr. Teoh
Newborn Care (0-2 months)
When: Thursday, March 19
Topics to be covered: First appointments and checkups, Reflux, colic, neonatal jaundice, other common conditions in newborn babies
Presenting doctor: Dr. Thi Lan Feelay
Breastfeeding and Preventative Care (0-6 months)
When: Thursday, March 26
Topics to be covered: Breastfeeding techniques and tips, recommended vaccines, recommended screenings
Doctor presenting: Dr. Thi Lan Feelay