Lactation Derailment Can Begin in the Hospital: 10 Tips for Avoiding a Trainwreck

Lactation Derailment Can Begin in the Hospital:  10 Tips for Avoiding a Trainwreck

I must preface this blog by explaining that fourteen years ago I became a mother/baby nurse, and ten years ago I became the resident childbirth educator and "breastfeeding counselor" on staff at a local hospital.  We did not have an IBCLC on staff, so I was IT until we hired another educator.  My training as a nurse, some time as a member of La Leche League and my own personal breastfeeding experience was all I had in my arsenal. 

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