Breastfeeding

 

An Article from Eva Bild

FAQs

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you are aiming to breastfeed your child, first of all good for you, breastmilk is the perfect nutrition for a growing baby. You may have heard that breastfeeding can be a challenge but don’t worry too much, for many it is very simple and for others it becomes simple with a little perseverance. There are many experts here in Victoria who can help you, see our postpartum resources for contacts and here we have some local expert advice for you as well as a few FAQs.  If you are struggling to breastfeed, PLEASE seek out some one on one support, someone who can watch baby latch and be there IN PERSON to help and guide you. It’s all very well reading about breastfeeding, but remember, you are your baby have a unique bond and relationship. What works for one mom may not work for another so getting physical guidance can be the key to a successful nursing routine. Good luck and good job, you are a great mom! Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended by WHO up to 6 months of age, with continued breastfeeding along with appropriate complementary foods up to two years of age or beyond. BUT this is your life, your family, your body, your baby so only YOU can decide what is right for you.