Breastfeeding Support and Information

Karen Hall (contact me)
NCT-trained Breastfeeding Counsellor

Double Helping Doulas

Karen Hall and Ailsa Holmes:
A Two-Woman Postnatal Doula Service

A non-judgemental presence in your home, offering emotional and practical support
Caring for you while you care for your
new baby

3 keys to successful breastfeeding
Feed early Your baby is born with reflexes that help him/her to attach at the breast
Feed frequently Frequent, small feeds are normal in the early daysA newborn baby has a stomach capacity of 5-7ml
Feed effectively Responding to your baby’s hunger signs helps to establish your milk supplyIf your baby is correctly positioned at the breast, you should feel no pain

You can monitor nappy contents to check your baby is feeding well