Newborn Nursery at LPCH

Getting Started with Breastfeeding

  Breastfeeding a newborn is a natural, usually wonderful, experience for both mother and baby.  Getting started with breastfeeding, though, does not always come naturally.  There is a lot to learn!

Mother and baby


Early Initiation of Breastfeeding -- video

A Perfect Latch -- video

ABC's of Breastfeeding

Hand Expressing Milk -- video

Maximizing Milk Production -- video

Babies At Risk

The Well Fed Baby Checklist

Local Breastfeeding Resources and Breast Pump Rentals

Breastmilk and Medications

Breastmilk Storage and Shipping


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