Breastfeeding Fundamentals

What you need to know BEFORE baby comes!

Breastfeeding Basics:

  • Why Breastfeed?
  • How breasts make milk
  •  How long do you breastfeed?
  • Do you need anything to breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding techniques:

  • Latching, attaching and position
  • Feeding Cues
  • How much milk do they need, how often do they feed and for how long?
  • Normal Infant Behaviour

Challenges and Support

  • Different types of challenges and how to overcome them
  • Building a support system
  • Where to find support