Breastfeeding & Lactation

Excellence in evidence-based care for real life. Because beginnings matter.

I am not sure

yet how I would like to feed

my baby.

I have chosen to breastfeed, but I need more information

I would like to

go on, but I am struggling

Do I need a lactation consultant?
 
        Whilst breastfeeding is the most natural way on earth for babies to be nourished, it does not always work easily at first. It is a team work that requires information, new skills and sometimes a few adjustments, as any other learning process.

Different phases can present different challenges.
 
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Combining an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant into your routine care for 3 hours

increases 3 times the likelihood of breastfeeding

at 3 months postpartum. (Bonuck, 2014)

 

Services home visits and video conference consultations

NUTRITIONAL FOLLOW-UP DURING PREGNANCY AND LACTATION + BREASTFEEDING PREPARATION
Individualized nutritional follow-up
to ensure the nutrients you and your baby need throughout pregnancy and breastfeeding, along with up to date advice and education to make you feel ready to breastfeed when
your baby arrives.
PACKAGE AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUALIZED PREPARATION, EDUCATION AND SUPPORT THROUGH YOUR BREASTFEEDING JOURNEY
Preparation consultation for parents
AND/OR
Along with a complete assessment
of the mother, baby and the dyad
in a breastfeeding session, a plan is agreed to overcome challenges, get past obstacles and to achieve the family's breastfeeding goals.
Not always an easy path,
especially because both mother
and baby have their own wills and needs, and these might not be tuned.
Listening, guidance and information
may relieve negative feelings and possible complications from sudden interruption of breastfeeding.
GENTLE WEANING ADVICE
OR
EMERGENCY WEANING GUIDANCE
 
Would you like to know more or schedule an appointment?
 Contact me now!

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