Pain Is No Joke: Proper Body Mechanics For The New Mom

Breastfeeding Resource CenterMay 17, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Date:
May 17, 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Venue

Breastfeeding Resource Center
1355 Old York Rd. Suite 101
Abington, PA 19001 United States
Phone:
215-886-2433
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Did you know breastfeeding mothers have increased risk of developing carpel tunnel syndrome and tendonitis due to repetitive wrist motions? Are you having some pain? Through discussion and modeling, this course will cover proper body mechanics and energy conservation techniques to prevent injury and address pain during breastfeeding, diaper changing, lifting, and other daily activities of motherhood. Class taught by occupational therapy graduate interns Sharon Marcy and Tricia Biel-Goebel.
This class is FREE. No registration required. All babies are welcome! Please enter through the ramp entrance from the parking lot and go up the stairs.

Our Mission

The Breastfeeding Resource Center (BRC) is a nonprofit corporation committed to providing expert clinical and educational breastfeeding services. BRC is a 501(c)(3) corporation eligible for tax-deductible donations.