Health Education

Breastfeeding Basics - Ascension St Vincent - In Person Class

Breastfeeding Basics Class- Ascension St. Vincent Women's Hospital - In Person

This one-session introduction to breastfeeding focuses on techniques for initiating nursing during the early weeks with your newborn and maintaining a successful breastfeeding experience.

Discussion includes: · Benefits for both mom and baby · Latching · Positioning · Returning to the workplace.

Information on breast pumps and other available lactation services is included. Dads or other support persons are strongly encouraged to attend; registration includes both mom and her care partner.

It is recommended that you complete this class 30 days before your due date.