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Pregnancy Breastfeeding Class. Wednesday Evening 25th September, 2019. Spaces available.
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Topics covered in accordance with BFHI and the 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.
  • Why breastfeed? The importance and management of breastfeeding.
  • When to breastfeed .."Skin to Skin"  What is it and Why is it important.
  • The Golden Hour ...The importance of "The First Latch" 
  • Let Your Baby Graze ...Frequent and effective feeds.
  • Enable mothers and their infants to remain together and to practise rooming-in 24 hours a day so they understanding feeding cues. 
  • How to breastfeed...Make sure you’re all Comfy..the 3 "B's", your Body, your Baby and your Breast.
  • Positioning and attachment 'How to know if its right'!
  • Is baby getting enough?
  • How to avoid and manage common problems
  • The importance of not giving breastfed newborns any food or fluids other than breast milk, unless medically indicated.
  • Inform mothers on the use and risks of feeding bottles, teats and pacificers.
  • Expressing and storage of breast milk including hand expressing.
  • Self care in pregnancy and postnatally.
  • Where to get support, help and other resources
We can also discuss the below and more...
  • Issues with Breastfeeding
  • Sore Nipples
  • Flat nipples
  • ? Thrush on Nipples
  • Too much milk
  • Leaking breasts, wet bras and tops
  • Too little milk
  • Mastitis
  • Blocked ducts
  • 'Blebs'
  • Reynard's syndrome 
  • Baby Tongue tie issues 'Ankyloglossia' 
  • Baby Upper Lip Tie issues
  • Expressed milk and Top ups, why, what, when...

Pregnancy Breastfeeding Class. Wednesday Evening 25th September, 2019. Spaces available.

TIME 7pm - 9pm. The Loft Epsom..Address 409C Manukau Rd above 'The Flour Mill Cafe', Epsom. Sorry this is a Women only session.
NZ $100.00

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