1. Get a home visit from a lactation consultant
2. Work with your baby
Babies are born to breastfeed. They have all the skills to attach and feed themselves. If you and your baby are not attaching easily- seek help
3. Dr Google and breastfeeding: he knows NOTHING
When you use Google to seek breastfeeding advice that advice is often totally unreliable. If you want good information regarding baby care try these reputable websites.
4. Pain with breastfeeding is not normal
There are many possible causes of discomfort during breastfeeding. Talk to someone or seek help ASAP if this is you.
5. Your Breastmilk is tailor made for your baby
The fat content is perfect (no need to be worrying about fore and hind milk). The antibodies in your milk are his first immunisation. It is a vital, living fluid. Doubting your milk is a common mother’s concern. Don’t live with this worry, seek help. Here is a link to breastfeeding research done right here in Perth.
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