Why Does Breastfeeding Sometimes Cause Cramps?

February 4, 2015

For first-time moms, afterbirth cramping is usually mild. But in the days immediately after giving birth to your second (or third, or fourth) baby, you may experience more intense, menstrual-like cramps while breastfeeding. Why Does It Happen? The uterus is a muscle, and each pregnancy over-stretches the muscle. The nipple stimulation experienced while breastfeeding causes… Read More about “Why Does Breastfeeding Sometimes Cause Cramps?”

Breastfeeding with the Guidance of a Lactation Consultant

February 19, 2013

Breastfeeding can be such a heart-warming experience for mom and baby. But, for most moms, it takes a little getting used to. By reaching out to a Lactation Consultant, you can learn the breastfeeding basics quickly, and have all the breastfeeding support and advice you need. In-Person Breastfeeding Education Don’t feel like you should know… Read More about “Breastfeeding with the Guidance of a Lactation Consultant”