How to prepare for breastfeeding
◯ 1. Familiarise yourself with various breastfeeding positions
♀Breastfeeding may feel difficult at first, as you try to find the best position and posture for you and your baby, but do not worry. A period of adjustment is only natural. Breastfeeding is not a breeze for everyone, so it’s great to have a few extra positions up your sleeve if your baby is refusing to latch on.
It is recommended that babies should be fed in a smooth and uninterrupted manner following the babies’ clues on
- How much to feed,
- How long to feed
- When to feed.119
Disruption of feeding with unnecessary juggling, arranging, wiping, and burping should be avoided. Check out our breastfeeding body page for more information on breastfeeding positions.