Breastfeeding Guidance at Sutter
Compassionate providers can help you begin nursing your new baby.
Learn the Basics of Lactation
Benefits of Breastfeeding
Nursing can take time and patience but the benefits are worth it.
Learn about the anatomy of nursing, how it works and what milk is made of.
If you find breastfeeding stressful or difficult, you’re not alone.
Techniques and Positions
Try different latching techniques and feeding positions until you find what works.
Pumping and Storage
Find out how to express and store breastmilk for bottle feedings.
Bare skin contact between you and your baby can help with bonding and feeding.