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Do I Need To Switch Sides When Breastfeeding?

I’ve heard that I should switch sides while breastfeeding my baby and have my baby feed from both breasts at every feeding. Is this necessary? more

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10 Breastfeeding Myths

“Breastfeeding is natural.” Sound familiar? If you assume that breastfeeding is natural, it doesn’t take a leap of faith to accept that breastfeeding must be easy. Why, then, do so many mothers describe breastfeeding as hard? In reality, making milk... more

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Breastfeeding Positions & Latch

The key to breastfeeding success is positioning your baby in a way that allows him to get a good latch. more

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Can I Nurse Laying Down With My Baby?

My baby loves to nurse at night; is it safe to breastfeed my baby while lying down? more

Parents advice

Breastfeeding Advice From Other Parents

When you begin breastfeeding, it’s normal to have questions and concerns. The advice in this video helps reassure and remind all parents that breastfeeding is the normal way to feed your baby and has countless benefits for you and your... more

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New To Breastfeeding? 10 Must-Know Tips

Breastfeeding tips that will help you get off to a good start. more

How to hold your baby

How Do I Hold My Baby During Breastfeeding?

Deciding which breastfeeding position is best can be difficult since there are no rules for how to hold your baby. Ultimately, the best breastfeeding position is the position that works best for you and your baby. However, there are a... more

Dad's can help too

How Can Dad Help?

Breastfeeding isn’t just mom’s job. Dads play an important role when it comes to taking care of a new baby. In this baby gooroo video with breastfeeding expert Amy Spangler, dads talk candidly about how they can get involved with breastfeeding. more

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How To Get A Good Breastfeeding Latch

“How can I tell if my baby has a good latch?” is one of the most common questions breastfeeding mothers ask. While getting your baby to latch on well isn’t an exact science, there are some simple tips that will... more


What Is Kangaroo Care?

What happens during the first hours after birth can affect how your baby adjusts to life on the outside. For 40 weeks (or more) a mother’s body has satisfied her baby’s every need—providing warmth, protection, food, and oxygen. Now a... more