So you’re going on a major journey.
If you know someone who has been there, you’ll likely pump them for information before packing your bags. You’ll check that there’s oil in the engine, air in the tires and fuel in the tank. And don’t forget the road map!
That same mindset is important if you are planning to breastfeed your baby. You must prepare before your little traveling companion arrives, to ensure your journey goes well.
Here are some steps you can take to help you prepare for breastfeeding, courtesy of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: