Breastfeeding: one of the first decisions you and your newborn will make
Nearly 8 of every 10 new moms in Rhode Island breastfeed. These moments between you and your baby can be very special, powerful for both health and bonding.
It’s also true that attaching might not go well, your baby may be colicky, it may be physically uncomfortable for Mom. You can get help and support with all these issues, and more.
- This video from WebMD introduces the ins and outs of breastfeeding
- 16 more videos on specific breastfeeding issues from BreastFeedingInc
- Of course, Mom and baby (and the rest of the family) need to eat right all the time. Visit the Eat Healthy, Eat Well section, too.