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Breastfeeding Difficulty and Eugene Lactation Consultant

Breast milk is widely regarded as the best source of nutrition for your newborn. However, breastfeeding does not always come naturally to mother or baby. A Eugene lactation consultant like the one we work with at Pacific Women’s Center is a great resource. Learning how to deal with breastfeeding difficulty may be difficult for new or first time mothers.

Free breastfeeding class taught by our incredible, knowledgeable Eugene lactation consultant.

Fortunately, there is help. At Pacific Women’s Center, we provide free breastfeeding and lactation classes to expectant mothers. This class is taught by our incredible, knowledgeable Eugene lactation consultant Devorah Bianchi.

Some of the problems we can help you deal with include:

  • Difficulty latching
  • Cracked or irritated nipples
  • Clogged/plugged ducts
  • Mastitis
  • Stress or anxiety about breastfeeding
  • Breast pain

Your lactation consultant can help you position the baby on the breast. She can give you tips to increase your milk supply, or prevent or treat a breast infection. Lactation consultants can help resolve problems in almost every case.

When should you call our Eugene lactation consultant? Studies show that up to two thirds of breastfeeding women experience difficulty within the first week after a baby is born. Call us about a lactation consultation as soon as you begin to experience an issue or are worried about one. It’s best to not delay getting help.

Healthy moms means healthy babies!

At Pacific Women’s Center in Eugene lactation consultants offer lactation classes that you and your partner can take before your baby is born. An advantage of this is that if you want to work with a lactation consultant, you already have a relationship with her. A lactation consultant can be a valuable resource if the mom is returning to work. she can guide you in maintaining a milk supply while you are away from home and help you deal with any issues that arise from pumping.

Healthy moms mean healthy babies, and we’re here to ensure that you and your baby are getting the best care possible. We have years of experiencing helping women just like you with all types lactation and breastfeeding difficulties.

If you are an expectant mother or you are currently experiencing problems with lactation or breastfeeding, and want to talk with a conveniently located Eugene lactation consultant, please give us a call at 541-342-8616 or contact us online for help!