Thinking about how you will feed your future baby may be the furthest thing from your mind. After all, why would you think about feeding a baby if you don’t have a baby or aren't pregnant yet? Studies show that most parents decide how to feed their baby before they are pregnant. Deciding early about… Continue reading How to prepare for breastfeeding before or during pregnancy
For those settling into a pregnancy, it may be a good time to start thinking about what life will be like with a new baby. When we talk about getting ready for a baby in our prenatal program, I often ask "What are some important things that you've prepared for?" The responses I usually hear… Continue reading Expectations for life after baby has arrived
Are you pregnant and planning to breastfeed your baby? Here are some tips to help you get off to a good start when feeding your baby. Breastfeed your baby immediately after birth. Your baby is awake and ready to learn to breastfeed during this time. Breastfeeding early will help you make more breast milk. Having your… Continue reading Get off to a good start!