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 trying to find what works for you and your little one is not always easy. Whether you are planing 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
- Childhood Leukemia
- Childhood obesity
- Ear infections
- Type 2 diabetes
Also reduces the rate of some health problems in Mothers
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Certain types of breast cancer
- Ovarian Cancer
- Postpartum Depression
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
Trouble shooting common complications
Referral to IBCLC if needed