BREAST FEEDING SUPPORT

PERSONALIZED CARE

For breastfeeding mothers

24 HOUR SUPPORT

Breastfeeding care at The Richland Hospital is designed to meet the wants and needs of both mothers and babies. We understand mothers may experience obstacles, concerns, and have questions when breastfeeding.

We provide 24/7 breastfeeding support, personalized care, and prenatal education to support you and your baby.

Certified Lactation Counselors are available on-site 24/7 assistance to  breastfeeding moms with the attention they need and deserve.

Health Benefits for Breastfeeding Moms
  • Reduced risk of breast and ovarian cancers
  • Reduced risk of anemia
  • Protection against osteoporosis and hip fracture later in life
  • Helps return mothers body to pre-pregnancy state faster
Health Benefits to Breastfed Babies
Breastfeeding Support Classes

CERTIFIED LACTATION SPECIALISTS

Experts agree that breastfeeding your baby has increased health benefits for both mother and baby. We support breastfeeding in a variety of ways and our Certified Lactation Counselors are here to help you with personalized care.

Lactation Specialists Help With

  • Blocked ducts Lip

  • Tongue Tie Difficulty Latching Breast

  • Bottle feeding Combination

  • Feeding Twins Mastitis Cracked

  • Sore Nipples

  • Flat/Inverted Nipples

  • Engorgement Low Milk Supply

  • Overproduction Pumping Difficulty

  • Schedule Complex Breast Issues

  • Baby Weight Gain Loss

  • Baby with Unique Medical Conditions

  • Weaning

BIRTH CENTER CLASSES

We'd like to congratulate new parents on beginning one of the most meaningful parts of their lives! Our staff is passionate about providing support before, during and after your bundle of joy is welcomed into your arms. Find out more about classes that are available to our community.

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