I struggled with low supply and lack of knowledge with my first who was born late pre-term. My breastfeeding experience with my 2nd and 3rd was wonderful (though of course challenging at times).
Helping mothers, working with babies
inpatient (birthing center), outpatient, home visit, telehealth
My husband, daughter age 15, daughter age 9, son age 5, and female beagle
Spending time with my family, reading, exercise, cooking
(2014) When my second baby turned one-year-old and I breastfed her for that year
Take a good prenatal breastfeeding class. I feel that preparation in pregnancy is key. I teach my clients how to establish breastfeeding early on and what to expect when things can change down the road, but I also like to develop a relationship in pregnancy to offer lactation support long-term.