oak grove midwifery

Milky Way Topics Covered

  • benefits of breastfeeding for mom and baby
  • human milk vs. formula
  • anatomy and physiology of the breast
  • what to expect with the first hours, days and weeks of nursing
  • the newborn crawl
  • proper positioning/various positions
  • latch-on
  • how to recognize if baby is getting enough milk
  • basic problems and solutions
  • diet, fluids and nutrition for the nursing mother
  • breastfeeding family - home at last
  • area support systems
  • going back to work