Am I making enough milk for my baby?

You can make all of the milk your baby needs. Holding baby skin-to-skin while in the hospital and after going home, helps you make milk. Breastfeeding your baby whenever baby is hungry and exclusively breastfeeding for the first 4-6 weeks will protect your milk supply. Learn about steps you can take directly after birth and

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The Benefits of Breastfeeding

There are many health benefits of breastfeeding, including: Reduced risk of ear infections, asthma, lower respiratory infections, diarrhea, eczema  Special time to bond with your baby  Nutrients in human milk change to meet your baby’s needs  Breastfeeding saves money.  Breastmilk is convenient.  Human milk is warm and ready to go whenever your baby is hungry  For

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Feeding Behaviors

Between birth to 4 months, your baby will want to eat 8 to 12 times in 24 hours, usually taking 2 to 3 ounces at each feed.  At 4 to 6 months, they may still eat 6-8 times in 24 hours, usually taking 4 to 6 ounces at each feed.

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