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Breastfeeding

Categories: Infant

General Information

General breastfeeding information: http://www.womenshealth.gov/breastfeeding/

Answers to FAQ regarding breastfeeding from the AAP: http://www.healthychildren.org/english/ages-stages/baby/breastfeeding/Pages/default.aspx

What to look for while breastfeeding

The following information is provided by Northeast Cincinnati Pediatric's Lactation Consultants, Cindy Allison and Laurie Freese. If you would like to meet with Cindy or Laurie, please schedule an appointment online or call our office.

If you choose to breastfeed your new baby, we can help you experience enjoyable and successful feedings. Below is a list of helpful things to know if breastfeeding is going well, and warning signs to look for to know when it is not.

Breastfeeding is going well if:

Call your baby's doctor or lactation consultant if:

Even if you decide not to bring your baby to Northeast Cincinnati Pediatrics, our Lactation Consultants are available to assist you. We will be happy to help you and experience the "Wonder of Breastfeeding."