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If this is your first baby, breastfeeding will be a whole new experience.  

Here's some advice and information about what to expect in the first few days.

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Experiencing Let-Down Reflex

Experiencing Let-Down Reflex

August 12, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Let down is the release of milk into milk ducts in your breast. It usually happens when your baby sucks.
Importance of Skin to Skin Contact

Importance of Skin to Skin Contact

August 11, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Many mothers don't realize the importance of skin to skin contact right after birth. Skin-to-skin contact is even more effective than the traditional baby warmers used in hospitals.
Mom and Baby Staying Together

Mom and Baby Staying Together

August 9, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Before we knew better, hospital staff took babies away from their mothers at birth. Most of these practices have changed.

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