Breastfeeding Resources

Videos

This video shows the “breast crawl”. Most unmedicated babies will find their own way to the mother’s breast and initiate breastfeeding within an hour after birth, if left skin to skin with the mama.

Breast Crawl

This video demonstrates how to achieve a comfortable, pain free latch.

Comfortable Latch

This video describes what cues to watch for in your baby to know that baby would like to nurse. Crying is a very late cue!

Feeding Cues

This video teaches mothers how to hand express milk. This is useful if the baby won’t latch, if you’re feeling engorged, or if you want to hand express some milk if you must leave the baby for a feeding.

Hand expressing breast milk

 

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