Birth Interventions and Breastfeeding

Time-frame: 60-90
CERP: yes

Most mothers giving birth experience a myriad of interventions. Many of these affect breastfeeding and the infant’s acquisition of early feeding skills. This presentation discusses many interventions from labor medications and IVs to separation and crying and their affect on the breastfeeding dyad. Suggestions to remediate problems associated with birth interventions are presented.



Marsha Walker RN, IBCLC


Phone number: 781-893-3553
Email: Marshalact@aol.com

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