(607) 484-7788

BINGHAMTON, NY 13905

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LOCATED IN BROOME COUNTY AND PROUDLY SERVING: BINGHAMTON, VESTAL, JOHNSON CITY, ENDICOTT, ENDWELL, OWEGO, AND MORE.

BINGHAMTON METRO DOULAS SPECIALIZES IN PROFESSIONAL AND COMPASSIONATE SUPPORT AND HAS EXPERIENCE IN THE FOLLOWING:  HOSPITAL BIRTH • UNMEDICATED "NATURAL" BIRTH • VAGINAL BIRTH WITH EPIDURAL • CESAREAN BIRTH/C-SECTION • INDUCTION OF LABOR • VBAC (VAGINAL BIRTH AFTER CESAREAN) • PREGNANCY AFTER LOSS • CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION • THE BRADLEY METHOD • NEWBORN CARE • BREASTFEEDING • BOTTLE FEEDING • CLOTH DIAPERS • BABYWEARING • POSTPARTUM SUPPORT • PRENATAL SUPPORT • BEREAVEMENT • AND MORE

BREASTFEEDING BASICS

Getting off to a good start.

This class is taught by a Certified Lactation Counselor and provides clear, accurate information. Learn the basics about feeding your baby comfortably and peacefully. This class is meant to give you guidance on how to approach the first few days and weeks of breastfeeding your baby. Partners are encouraged to attend.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • "The Golden Hour"

  • initial breastfeeding

  • engorgement

  • a good latch and how to achieve it

  • positioning baby/babies

  • common issues and concerns

  • finding breastfeeding support

  • current research and studies

This class is $50, or take the full six-class series for $250. Support Person is included in the fee.