Book, Booklet

Breastfeeding Your Early Preterm Baby

This booklet supports families who have a baby born before 34 weeks gestation and who plan to breastfeed and/or provide breast milk for their baby. Topics include breastfeeding your preterm baby, skin-to-skin contact and Kangaroo care, tips to getting off to a good start, pumping, feeding your baby at the hospital, and tips for taking your baby home.

Language: 
English
French
Year: 
2016 
Available: 
Online/order
Health Agency: 
BFI Strategy for Ontario, in partnership with BSRC
Category: 
Parent/Family centred
Population: 
Parents (postpartum)
Step: 
Step 4
Step 5
Step 6
Topic: 
Learning to breastfeed
Risks of not breastfeeding
Skin-to-skin
Hand expression
Supporting breastfeeding
Breastfeeding challenges
Discharge information