Breastfeeding Your Newborn - Virtual
Date: Monday, July 22, 2024
Registration Required: Yes
About this class
Breastfeeding can be a beautiful and rewarding experience, but it can also be challenging for new parents. Breastfeeding is a natural process, but it is also a learned skill. Join us to create a plan for success.
What You’ll Learn:
Position practice for nursing & feeding
Comfortable & effective latching techniques
Colostrum: the “liquid gold” for newborns
Baby’s hunger/satiety cues
Feeding frequency and duration
Appropriate milk supply
Partner support is essential – let’s show you how!
Challenges and troubleshooting
Pumping, storing and bottle feeding breast milk
Supplies nursing families recommend
Q&A and open discussion
This class will meet on-line for one Monday evening session.
We recommend registering for our Childbirth & Parenting classes your fourth or fifth month of pregnancy so you can complete the classes by your eighth month.
Category: Childbirth & Parenting