If you are having a baby or are thinking about having a baby, the Childbirth page on PatientsLearn is the place for you. We will go over items that you need to know in your journey. These range from the UAMS Childbirth course to Breastfeeding and Cord Blood Banking. Please review the courses below to get ready for this next step in your life.

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Preparing for Birth

In this module we learn how to prepare for birth. We look at baby development, body changes, nutrition, warning signs, & preterm labor.  CLICK HERE to begin.




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Cord Blood

In this module we learn about cord blood after the birth of your baby. We learn about cord blood cells, banking options, & diversity issues. CLICK HERE to begin.


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Reproductive Genetics Program in Arkansas

In this module we learn about the Arkansas Reproductive Genetics Program & why you are visiting. We will go through a “sample” visit. CLICK HERE to begin.


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Folic Acid and Pregnancy

In this module we learn about folic acid & pregnancy. We will look at what folic acid is, foods that contain folic acid, & vitamins. CLICK HERE to begin.



nurse explaining with phrase "Breastfeeding 101"Breastfeeding 101

In this module we learn the benefits of breastfeeding, how to breastfeed, & breast anatomy. We look at feeding, a schedule, & frequency. CLICK HERE to begin.