To assist with your success while breastfeeding, it is important to educate yourself before your baby is born.
You should also take prenatal and breastfeeding classes.
Breastfeeding Basic classes are offered at MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center:
Achieve the confidence you need to make breastfeeding a satisfying experience for you and your baby. The class covers the basics: positioning, feeding techniques and corrective actions for breastfeeding challenges. Dads, coaches and/or support persons are encouraged to come.
Saddleback Medical Center offers a variety of different childbirth education classes including Breastfeeding Basics.
During your hospital stay, we have lactation support to assist you with getting off to a great start. We also provide outpatient support.