Class Schedule

By , September 18th, 2015 | The Lactation Connection | 0 Comments

Class ScheduleSign up for a class or support group to get ready for baby. We have several to choose from.

We also offer breastfeeding support groups twice a week and tours so you know what to expect on the big day.

Here is a class schedule for the week of September 21-27:


Baby & Family Suites Tour – Monday and Thursday

Breastfeeding Forum – Tuesday and Thursday

Childbirth Education (All-in-a-day Class) – Saturday


Click here for a complete list of classes and events.

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Resistant Head Lice, What Are Parents To Do?

By , September 17th, 2015 | News, Uncategorized | 0 Comments

Resistant Head LiceChelsea Wicks, MD, Renown Medical Group Pediatrics

New research shows that in 25 out of 30 states evaluated, head lice are becoming resistant to the standard, over-the-counter treatments. These resistant bugs have been known to be out there for quite some time, but they are becoming much more prevalent and especially with school back in session, is causing significant parental anxiety.

The typical treatments consist of permetherin based products. However, just like many microscopic organisms, the lice are mutating to become stronger and resistant against these medications. The good news is lice have never carried disease, and this is still the case. The bad news is these bugs are still very annoying and are …

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Keep Kids Safe: Car Seat Safety

By , September 15th, 2015 | Events, Infant Care, News, Safety, Toddler Care | 0 Comments

Did you know two out of every three child car seats are installed the wrong way? It’s national Child Passenger Safety Week and we are encouraging you to be sure your child is safe and have their car seat inspected and/or installed by a certified professional at Renown Children’s Hospital’s Car Seat Safety Station.

Correctly used child safety seats can reduce the risk of death by as much as 71-percent.

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