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BREASTFEEDING YOUR BABY:  Useful Resources 


Breastfeeding – A good Start in Life !

Breastfeeding - A Good Start in Life 


Breastfeeding and Expressing for your Premature or Sick Baby

Breastfeeding and Expressing for your Premature or Sick Baby


Breastfeeding – A Mothers Guide

https://www.breastfeeding.ie/First-few-weeks/Guidelines-for-mothers/


Breastfeeding Tool – How do I know breastfeeding is going well?

Your nurse will provide you with a copy of this tool and you will use this on a daily basis  

Breastfeeding Assessment Tool (BAT) Mothers Version 2018


Attaching your baby at the breast

This video shows what is effective feeding 

https://globalhealthmedia.org/portfolio-items/attaching-your-baby-at-the-breast/?portfolioID=5623


Is your baby getting enough milk?

This video shows what is effective feeding

 https://globalhealthmedia.org/portfolio-items/is-your-baby-getting-enough-milk/?portfolioID=5623


Who can help with Expressing and Breastfeeding in OLCHC ? 

 Who can help with Expressing and Breastfeeding in OLCHC ?


Managing Breastfeeding Problems

The following website can provide guidance on how to manage common breastfeeding problems

https://www.breastfeeding.ie/Resources/Health-professional/Fact-sheets.html

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A mums story 

Jans Story 2018

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Feeding Cues - How do I know my baby wants to feed ?

Feeding Cues