Month: September 2020

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Overcoming Breastfeeding Challenges: Should I Take a Digital Class or Have a Private Consultation?

Which One Is Right for You? AAhhhhh… breastfeeding challenges. It’s common to hear people refer to breastfeeding as a natural process, and it is. But it’s not a given that sustaining a tiny human with your boobs is going to be easy! Most parents struggle with doubting themselves and their ability to feed their baby. …

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Eliminating Dairy While Breastfeeding

In health care, we talk a lot about what’s normal and what’s not. Normally, most breastfeeding parents can eat whatever they like in any amount, whenever they want. Most babies tolerate their parent’s breastmilk just fine. So, why does it seem like people are eliminating dairy all the time while breastfeeding?  Also, many young babies …

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Talk To Your Employer About Pumping

When you’re expecting, you probably have many tasks to check off your to-do list before the baby is born. One of them might be talking to your employer about your plans to return to work after maternity leave. If you plan to breastfeed, a necessary conversation will be pumping while you’re at work. When is a good …

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