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

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 class, 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 related supplies like nursing pillows, breastfeeding pump, bottles for breastfed babies and more! 

What you will learn

  • Stages in pregnant breast and milk production
  • Breast anatomy
  • Breast milk basics
  • Positioning for breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding latch and positioning
  • Successful breast milk transfer
  • Baby hunger cues
  • Nutrition during breastfeeding
  • Breastfeeding and maternal medications
  • Breastfeeding 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.