DO I NEED A LACTATION CONSULTATION?

The simple answer is… if you’re wondering or asking yourself if you need a lactation consultation, the answer is yes. Here are some of the many reasons we see breastfeeding mothers for in home lactation consultations.

  • Parents are receiving conflicting information/advice from friends, family, practitioners
    •Poor latch or not able to get baby to latch on to breast
    •Sore, cracked nipples or bleeding nipples
    •Concern about milk supply
    •Concern baby is getting enough milk
    •Engorgement has not occurred within five days after baby is born
    •Severe engorgement
    •Baby is not passing at least 3 yellow stools by day six
    •Baby sleeps all the time
    •Baby cries all the time
    •Baby has not regained birth weight at 2 weeks
    •Mom is planning to return to work
    Any other breastfeeding questions causing worry or stress

 

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