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Birth Classes Shift to Online for Expecting Parents Because of PandemicPublished: April 10, 2020
Whether you’re a parent or not, we’ve all heard about the classes that teach you to breathe, relax and prepare for parenthood. But the COVID-19 pandemic has forced some changes on this group.
“We've gotten 100 families through the Zoom classes, and that’s a big concern of theirs. 'What is this going to look like for me?'” said Cathy DelSenno, Methodist Women’s Hospital childbirth education coordinator.
Instead of sitting in a big room together, moms- and dads-to-be are sitting down in front of a webcam -- and it’s taking some getting used to.