Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby: Planning for a healthy pregnancy and beyond

Maternity, Touro Family Birthing Center

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is one of the most important things you can do for both yourself and baby during pregnancy and after delivery. Join Touro dietitian Julie Fortenberry for an informative class on nutrition and wellness for expectant and new mothers.

The class will cover basics of healthy meal planning, eating for two, healthy weight gain, important nutrients, foods to avoid, fitness during pregnancy, breastfeeding nutrition, healthy weight loss post baby, body image, meal planning for a busy lifestyle, finding time for fitness after baby and more. You will also learn about entering pregnancy in optimal health if planning to become pregnant.

Complimentary parking will be available for all classes in Touro's parking garage on Delachaise Street across from the Emergency Department.

Contact Info: Cheryl Tschirn at 504.897.7319 or email

Registration Info:

This class is free of charge. Registration is required.

Click below to register online or call 504.897.7319

Foucher Room

1401 Foucher Street

New Orleans, LA 70115

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