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Inova Loudoun Hospital Now Offering HypnoBirthing Classes

Leesburg, VA — Inova Loudoun Hospital is offering hypnobirthing classes. These fully comprehensive childbirth classes will take attendees through each step of labor and birth and provide the training and tools to have a more comfortable birth.  The five-week session will take place at the Natural Birth Center at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 44045 Riverside Parkway, Leesburg. Classes begin Sunday, May 21 from 1 –3:30 p.m. and will continue on Sundays through June 11.

Expecting mothers and their birth companion will learn simple breathing, relaxation exercises and self-guided hypnosis techniques that allow moms to trust their natural birthing instincts. HypnoBirthing teaches that in the absence of fear and tension, severe pain does not have to be an accompaniment of labor. HypnoBirthing has proven to bring confidence, calm and comfort to the birthing mother and baby. It’s ideal to start this series by the beginning of the third trimester.

Registration is $300 and includes the cost of the series and all supplies needed.  Join Certified HypnoBirthing Instructor Caroline O’Neill by registering at www.thebirthinginn.org.  Advanced registration is required. O’Neill has been teaching HypnoBirthing for the past 5 years.

Media Contact: Reneé Brohard, APR, 540-454-3493, renee@brohard.com

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Inova Loudoun Hospital, serving Loudoun County for over 100 years, is part of Inova, a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that consists of hospitals and other health services, including emergency- and urgent-care centers, home care, nursing homes, mental health and blood donor services, and wellness classes. Governed by a voluntary board of community members, Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research.

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Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than 2 million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond.

We are shaping the future of health through our integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes.  Our commitment to health and wellness is further reflected in our sustainable practices. Inova is home to world-class researchers, expert medical specialists and renowned scientists, who are driving innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness. For more information, visit inova.org, or find Inova on FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

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