Positioning and Latch Checklist
Mastering the Basics: Positioning and Latching for Successful Breastfeeding
This guide offers easy-to-follow steps for proper baby positioning and latching during breastfeeding, ensuring comfort and effective feeding for both mother and baby. It highlights key techniques and signs of a good latch, with advice for troubleshooting common issues.
4 Simple Steps:
1. Position your baby
2. Offer your breast
3. Check baby’s latch
4. Notice milk transfer
Remember, a proper latch is essential for successful breastfeeding.
If you experience any difficulties with positioning or latch, don’t hesitate to reach out to your IBCLC or other healthcare professional for guidance and support