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Published on December 26, 2008

Annual Baby Expo Hosted Saturday, January 24 at Wachesaw Conference Center

Friday, December 26, 2008

Murrells Inlet, SC--Future and new parents, grandparents, and infant caregivers are invited to attend the 2009 Georgetown Hospital System Baby Expo on Saturday, January 24 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Wachesaw Conference Center across from Waccamaw Community Hospital on Riverwood Drive.

Baby Expo participants will have the opportunity to learn more about Obstetrical Services offered at Waccamaw Community Hospital and Georgetown Memorial Hospital.  Experts on lactation, baby basics and car seat safety will be available for questions.   Hospital staff will be conducting guided tours of the newly renovated labor and delivery unit.  Additional information about nutrition, exercise, massage, medication safety, parenting and choosing the right daycare will also be available for participants.  Vendor booths will feature infant related products such as maternity and baby clothing, books, toys and photography. Prize drawings and giveaways will be offered at many of the booths. 

Local radio station Star 92.1 is a co-sponsor of the event.

Staff representing Pediatric and OB-GYN offices that practice at Georgetown Hospital System facilities will also be at the Baby Expo to answer questions.


Tidelands Health is the region’s largest health care provider and MUSC Health affiliate, serving the Carolinas at four hospitals and more than 60 outpatient locations. More than 2,500 employee, physician and volunteer partners work side by side with our communities to transform the health of our region – promoting wellness, preventing illness, encouraging recovery and restoring health.