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Understanding Breastfeeding (English/Spanish) Online Self-Paced eClass

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Registration Details

Online Registration (This class does not offer credits toward the Cone Healthy Pregnancy Program)

Fees & Payment

$50 for 60 days of access to this information

Description

Understanding Breastfeeding  Online eClass is available in English & Spanish

Once you register online for the class, you will receive an email within a few days to accept the invitation and begin the class when the time is right for you. The content will be available to you for 9 months.

 

  • How breastfeeding works: 3D breast anatomy and milk production animation, colostrum, breastmilk qualities, why breastfeeding is important, AAP exclusivity recommendations.

 

  • Getting the best start: Sharing breastfeeding plans with hospital staff, skin-to-skin contact, rooming-in, lactation consultants, pacifier recommendations.

 

  • Latching on: Reclined and upright positions, 3D animation comparing deep and shallow latches.

 

  • Breastfeeding positions: Laid-back, cross-cradle, football, side-lying, cradle hold.

 

  • When to feed your baby: Hunger and satiation cues, feeding patterns and guidelines, how to feed a sleepy baby, cluster feedings.

 

  • Getting enough milk: Signs of milk transfer, growth spurts, feeding and diaper log, stool and urine guidelines, weight gain, getting help.

 

  • Breast care: Normal breast fullness, hand expression and pumping, engorgement, nipple tenderness, mastitis and other warning signs.

 

  • Breastfeeding lifestyle: Partner support and involvement, feeding in public, self-care, substances to avoid, support groups, returning to work.

 

Questions? Contact Perinatal.Education@conehealth.com or 336-832-6680

 

Register online and you will receive an email "invitation" with class information within a few days. Please call 336-832-6680 for any questions.

Contact

Perinatal Education at 336-832-6680 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Ongoing Event

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Location Details

  • Online