Breastfeeding is a natural way for new mothers to bond with their baby and provide the vital nutrition newborns need. But just like many aspects of having a baby, it’s not always easy the first time. Breastfeeding is an important skill to learn, and
we’re here to help you.
This clinic is available to all moms who would like to breastfeed and are interested in having a breastfeeding assessment performed by Kentucky Children's Hospital providers. During your visit, the baby will be weighed and examined and a physician and lactation consultant will work with the new mom to develop a plan to meet her breastfeeding needs.
This class focuses on the advantages of breastfeeding, proper positioning and latch-on, guidelines for adequate breastfeeding, and how to prevent and resolve discomfort. Fathers or support persons are encouraged to attend. This class is taught by a certified lactation consultant.
Kentucky Clinic South2400 Greatstone PointLexington KY 40504-3274
Monday - Friday, 12:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
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UK Good Samaritan Medical Office BuildingSuite 140125 E. Maxwell St.Lexington KY 40508-2678
Class times: One Thursdays every other month from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. and one Saturday every month from 9 a.m. - noon.
Cost: $25 per couple
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