Breastfeeding Class

McLaren Health Care, McLaren Northern Michigan
McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation Building
360 Connable Avenue
Petoskey MI, 49770
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Contact:
Childbirth Education Department (231) 487- 4762
Date
Cost
Free
Description
This class provides the keys to successful breastfeeding.

Learn about the advantages of breastfeeding and gain access to resources and support systems. This is a great class for anyone contemplating breastfeeding.
  • Why breastfeeding is important to your baby's health and yours
  • How to get off to a great start with breastfeeding
  • How to make breastfeeding comfortable
  • How to know when breastfeeding is progressing normally and when it isn't
  • Truth vs. fiction regarding diet, alcohol, and medications
  • Breast pump options
Dads are welcome and encouraged to attend.
NOTE: Lactation Counselors are available, free of charge, for one-on-one assistance and support. Call (231) 487-7195.

Call the Childbirth Education Department at 231.487.4762. Sign up early - space in these classes is limited.