We asked our specialists at Children’s National to answer some questions about COVID, the vaccine and breastfeeding.
The bottom line is that if you have tested positive for COVID-19, in all likelihood it is safe to continue to breastfeed your child.
Some moms continue to have breastfeeding pain despite doing everything right, and this is when the tongue-tie question usually comes up in conversation.
Weaning a young baby can be hard. Ideally, a bottle should be introduced by someone other than the mother at around 1 month of age.
August is National Breastfeeding Month so to mark it we gathered some information to answer your frequently asked questions or thoughts on breastfeeding.