Breastfeeding Basic Class 7/27/2019

5:00 AM - 7:00 AM
The University of Kansas Hospital
4000 Cambridge St
Kansas City, KS 66160


This class is only for patients delivering at The University of Kansas Hospital.

This is on 7/27/2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.


The University of Kansas Hospital

4000 Cambridge St

Kansas City, Ks 66160

Please call 913 588-1227 for more information


Heart Center 6th floor Conference Room - Room 6802

This class will provide you with the essential information that you need to breastfeed your baby successfully. This class covers the benefits of breastfeeding, positioning your baby for feedings, signs of a good latch, how to know your baby is getting enough to eat, making a plentiful milk supply, hospital practices that support breastfeeding, newborn feeding behaviors and addresses the most common breastfeeding concerns.

Support people and coaches are encouraged to attend.

Breastfeeding classes are held immediately following the Prepared Childbirth classes.

Breastfeeding WHO & AAP Recommendations,
Breastfeeding Benefits,
Milk production and maintenance of supply,
Hospital practices that promote BF success,
Skin to skin contact/rooming in/baby led feeding/avoiding bottles and supplements,
Signs of a good latch,
Signs of adequate intake and output,
Normal newborn feeding behavior (sleepy and crying),
Normal weight loss and regain/normal growth patterns,
Concerns about not enough milk,
Sore nipples/blocked ducts/mastitis,
Community resources

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4000 Cambridge St, Heart Center 6th floor Conference Room, Kansas City, KS 66160


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