Breastfeeding Services

Breastfeeding Services

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Take the Breastfeeding Quiz

Breastfeeding offers a range of benefits for your and your child. Do you know what they are?

1. Breastfed children are less likely to have:
2. Besides protecting your child against disease, what is another advantage of breastfeeding?
3. How does breastfeeding help the mother?
4. Although breastfeeding is natural, it can be difficult at first. Who can help you learn what to do?
5. Which hormone makes your body produce milk?
6. The milk produced by the body in the first days after birth has a certain name. What is it?
7. How often does a breastfed baby eat?
8. How can you tell if your baby is getting enough milk when breastfeeding?
9. How many extra calories a day should you get when breastfeeding?
10. Which of these medications should you avoid while breastfeeding?
11. Breastfeeding is not recommended for mothers who have:

Lactation Consultant On Site

Without the right support, it's easy for mother and baby to get discouraged about breastfeeding. Our on-Site certified lactation consultant can help you and baby get off to the right start. That can mean better long-term recovery and health for both you and baby! Our lactation consultant is even available to help after you go home.

Newborn Channel

Information on caring for yourself and your baby post-partum is available with the push of a button through our dedicated Newborn Channel. Programming includes instruction on breastfeeding, bathing an infant, care of umbilical cord, soothing a crying baby and much more. The Newborn Channel is offered in both English and Spanish, and is available 24-hours a day.

Breastfeeding Class

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Breastfeeding can be one of the most important things you do for your baby and yourself. It can provide your newborn with health benefits that may last a lifetime and help your body return to its pre-pregnancy shape more quickly. Our class will discuss the benefits of breastfeeding and how to get started with your newborn. Our certified lactation consultant offers the personalized attention you need to solve and breastfeeding problems. Lectures, videos, and educational materials will help you learn techniques for breast care, latching on and holding baby properly.

For class information call 954-344-3344.