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The Health Calendar is a listing of support groups, activities and lectures. Send information to Health Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928. Send information by fax to (706) 722-7403 and send e-mail to angel.robinson@augustachronicle.com. Please include a contact name and phone number.

SPECIAL

HOSPITAL TOUR: 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 7; Doctors Hospital education classroom, Medical Office Building I, third floor, Suite 309; staff will lead visitors on a tour of the obstetrical department, one of the labor/delivery/recovery rooms and a patient room to get aquainted with the hospital; pre-registration is required; (706) 651-BABY or www. doctors-hospital.net

COMMUNITY HEALTH SCREENINGS: 7:30-10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 20; H2U Building; free cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure screenings; (706) 651-6716 or www.doctors-hospital.net

CLASSES

BABY CARE CLASS: 4-6:30 p.m. today; Doctors Hospital Cradle Club classroom, Suite 310, Medical Office Building I, 3651 Wheeler Road; covers the basics - bathing, feeding, diapering and health and safety; pre-registration required; (706) 651-2229 or www.doctors-hospital.net

BABY'S BROTHER AND SISTER: 2-3:30 p.m. today; Doctors Hospital Cradle Club classroom, Medical Office Building I, Suite 310, 3651 Wheeler Road; siblings ages 3-10 can visit the facilities of the obstetrical department and newborn nursery to learn where mom and the new baby will stay; pre-registration is required; (706) 651-2229 or www.doctors-hospital.net

INFANT CPR: 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday and June 28; Doctors Hospital education classroom, Medical Office Building I, third floor, Suite 309, 3651 Wheeler Road; hands-on class for parents, grandparents and caregivers; registration required; (706) 651-2229 or www. doctors-hospital.net

PREPARED CHILDBIRTH CLASSES: 7-9:30 p.m. Tuesday and July 3; Medical College of Georgia Cradle Club Classroom, Suite 310, Medical Office Building I; covers the signs, symptoms and stages of labor; six-week class; pre-registration is required; (706) 651-BABY or www.doctors-hospital.net

YOU'RE A BIG GIRL NOW: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 9; Doctors Hospital Medical Office Building I, Cradle Club classroom, Suite 310; for girls ages 9-12 along with their mothers. Students will be given information on puberty and adolescence as well as tips to assist each girl with adapting to these natural changes; $10 per student; (706) 651-2229 or www.doctors-hospital.net


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