Cesarean group to meet Sunday

Originally Posted Online: July 04, 2013, 10:43 pm
Last Updated: July 04, 2013, 11:23 pm
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The International Cesarean Awareness Network Inc. of the Quad-Cities will meet from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Natural Adjustments,3625 Utica Ridge Road, Bettendorf.

Postpartum recovery solutions will be discussed. They include castor-oil packs and scar-tissue massage, rebozo use and belly binding, empowering transitions into motherhood, nutrition and breastfeeding.

Meetings are free and family-friendly. No on-site child-care services are available.


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