Health Education

Preparing for Childbirth | Ascension Saint Mary - Kankakee

Learn what to expect during childbirth at Ascension Saint Mary - Kankakee, including delivery options, pain relief methods and how your support person can help you.
  • The stages and phases of labor
  • Types of delivery, including vaginal delivery and Cesarean section
  • Labor pain relief methods, including epidurals and natural comfort measures
  • Postpartum education
  • Tour of the Birthing Center

Be ready for your baby's arrival with this class. Invite your partner or support person and learn what to expect before, during and after your delivery. Topics include: