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Expressing Breast Milk for Your Baby

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Whether you're going back to work, simply want a break from breastfeeding once in a while, or need to use an alternative feeding method, pumping or expressing your breast milk is the solution. Here you will find all you need to know about pumping, storing and handling breast milk.
  1. Pumping at Work
  2. Handling Expressed Breast Milk
  3. Dealing with Problems, Issues, and Concerns About Pumping

Pumping at Work

You're going back to work and still want to maintain your breastfeeding relationship with your baby. With planning and preparation, you'll find success! Here are the details on pumping your breast milk when you return to work.

Handling Expressed Breast Milk

Now that your milk is expressed and ready-to-go, what do you do with it? Here is all you need to know on storing and handling breast milk.

Dealing with Problems, Issues, and Concerns About Pumping

Most breastfeeding moms run into some sort of issue along the way, but this does not mean you should just throw in the towel. Lactation consultants can help you achieve your breastfeeding goals if you encounter problems. Sometimes temporary intervention is necessary, but this does not mean that your breastfeeding success will be threatened.

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