Breastfeeding 101: basics & tips for nursing your baby

Learn about the signs of a hungry baby, positioning and latching, pumping and storage, and maternal nutrition and more!

Instructor

Katie Howser, IBCLC

Duration

Approx. 30 minutes

Price

$25.00

Category

Breastfeeding

Coming soon

Overview

Breastfeeding may be a natural thing but it can be difficult for over 80% of women. You can set yourself up for breastfeeding success with prenatal education that will come in handy once your little one arrives.


In this session  Katie Howser, IBCLC, a Registered Lactation Consultant, talks about what to expect in the first few weeks post delivery. You will also learn a bit out how to ensure your baby is getting enough food, signs of a hungry baby, positioning and latching, pumping and storage, and maternal nutrition. In addition, you will come away with a list of breastfeeding and pumping related supplies.

What you will learn

  • Stages in pregnant breast and milk production
  • Breast anatomy
  • Human milk basics
  • Positioning for breastfeeding
  • Latching
  • Successful milk transfer
  • Hunger cues
  • Maternal nutrition
  • Maternal medicines
  • Pumps and equipments

Intended audience

Soon to be parents.

Terms and conditions

Unlimited access for 180 days from the date of purchase. Please visit the Terms of Use for details.