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Breastfeeding Basics Class

During this workshop we'll discuss the basics of breastfeeding.  Topics include:

  • Benefits of breastfeeding
  • Skin-to-skin after birth
  • Hunger cues
  • How breastfeeding works!  (anatomy & physiology)
  • How to get your baby to latch
  • How to establish a good milk supply
  • How to know if your baby is getting enough milk
  • Positions for breastfeeding
  • Equipment/gear
  • Common challenges (& solutions!)
  • Local resources for support
  • What to expect, on average, for infant feeding needs (brief discussion about feeding on demand, feeding routines/schedules, etc)

$35.  Please register here by October 8th.  Partners are encouraged to attend.  Wear comfortable clothing.  We will be sitting on yoga mats, with props for comfort.  

Earlier Event: June 20
Preparing for Childbirth