In home Lactation Support

Getting off to a good start is paramount in a successful breastfeeding journey.  Many families will have questions during the first few day and weeks.  

  You will likely get lots of conflicting information and try to find what works for you and your little one is not always easy. Whether you are planning to nurse for a few week to a few years meeting with a trained lactation professional can help you meet your goal. 

 

Research by WomenHealth.org suggest that breastfed babies have a lower risk of

  •  Asthma
  • Childhood Leukemia
  • Childhood obesity
  • Ear infections
  • Eczema
  • SIDS
  • Type 2 diabetes

 

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Also, reduces the rate of some health problems in Mothers

  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Certain types of breast cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Postpartum Depression

 

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In-Home Consultation 

Fees  $75.  90 minutes of one on one lactation  support

Follow up meetings $50.

Starts with a general overview of moms past medical history that may pertain to breastfeeding, infant birth information and past breastfeeding experiences. We will help you figure out what your goal is.

 

Tips and tricks to a smooth start.

What does and does not work for you and your family.

Assessment of latch, with tips, if needed

Babies weight and/or feeded weight when needed

Troubleshooting common complications

Referral to IBCLC if needed