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Guide Baby Through his/her Frustration

In that scenario, you know, if baby’s starting to get frustrated and isn’t finding the nipple, I mean, that’s not uncommon either. You know, I think it’s fine at that point to kind of help the baby a little bit. You know, I might either, I will do it or I’ll encourage mom to do it herself. Just slide the baby up towards the breast and give the baby a little, just a little help and encouragement to find the nipple they usually will.

Amelia Avila, Doula
Amelia Avila is an experienced mother to eight beautiful breastfed people. Her husband is fond of saying, “We have eight children. They are all boys except for seven of them!” They also currently have seven grandchildren. Though she has worked hard maintaining her certifications, she draws upon... Read More