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Although about 80% percent of mamas start off breastfeeding, by 3 months only about half of them are exclusively breastfeeding. So, what vital information should you know before baby arrives to increase your breastfeeding success? Cindy Leclerc tells us more. Check it out!
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What we talked about:
Why it’s normal for breastfeeding not to be easy at the beginning
Having a visitor plan
How skin-to-skin helps breastfeeding and milk supply
Painful nipples should not be endured
Breastfeeding positioning and latch basics
Your baby’s voracious 2nd. day!
The nifty useful tool of hand-expression, and when to use it
This episode is brought to you by Natural Breastfeeding,
Cindy Leclerc is a Registered Nurse and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant with over 20 years experience helping families get started with breastfeeding. Cindy and her colleague, Jana Stockham, answer new parent questions on their website, cindyandjana.com, and they also have a great breastfeeding app: NuuNest.