What breastfeeding basics do I need to know before my baby arrives?
Where to start if you're planning to breastfeed for the first time.
This is a very common question. To ensure successful breastfeeding, here are some suggestions that may help. Make sure you are drinking enough liquids (at least one tall glass (8 oz) of water every time you sit down to nurse.) Have an electric pump available. (Manual pumps are not recommended for anything more than a once or twice weekly replacement feeding for the established breastfeeding mom.) Medela is a good brand for electric pumps. You can also visit Medela.com for information regarding how to choose the right pump and to find local...
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