Newborn Nursery at LPCH

Hand Expression of Breastmilk

 Until recently hand expression of milk has been an under-utilized skill in our institution. But there are many benefits of knowing how to express milk from the breast without the use of expensive or cumbersome pumps. In this video, Dr. Jane Morton demonstrates how easily hand expression can be taught to mothers.


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This material was developed by Jane Morton, MD and produced for educational purposes only.  Reproduction for commercial purposes is prohibited.  Utilization of the materials to improve care of pregnant women and their newborns is encouraged with proper citation of source.

Copies of the full video "Making Enough Milk, The Key to Successful Breastfeeding. . . Planning for Day One " may be purchased. Please visit www.breastmilksolutions.com for more information.

 

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