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  • 5 steps to a good latch 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-04)
    This brochure translated into Spanish gives steps to comfortable breastfeeding.
  • A new mother's guide to breastfeeding in the hospital 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
    For breastfeeding success in the hospital this brochure tells what to expect and how to make your hospital experience memorable.
  • Breastfeeding basics for dads : your breastfeeding questions answered  

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01)
    This brochure answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my baby? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How can I support breastfeeding?
  • Breastfeeding basics for grandmas : your breastfeeding questions answered 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019)
    This brochure answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my grandchild? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How much milk does my grandchild need? ; How can I support breastfeeding?
  • Conceptos basicos sobre lactancia materna para las abuelas : respuestas a sus preguntas sobre lactancia materna 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my grandchild? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How much milk does my grandchild need? ; How can ...
  • Conceptos basicos sobre lactancia materna para los padres : respuestas a sus preguntas sobre lactancia materna 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This brochure, printed in Spanish, answers the questions: Why is breastfeeding the healthiest option for my baby? ; What other benefits does breastfeeding provide? ; How can I support breastfeeding?
  • Embracing motherhood : human milk for human babies 

    South Carolina WIC (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    This brochure tells of the benefits of breastfeeding for both the mother and baby.
  • Engorgement 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-02)
    The first milk that your body starts making in late pregnancy is called “colostrum.” When your baby is 1–5 days old (normally, about 3½ days old), your milk supply will increase. This is when your milk “comes in.” As your ...
  • Engorgement 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
    The first milk that your body starts making in late pregnancy is called "colostrum." When your baby is 1-5 days old (normally, about 3½ days old), your milk supply will increase. This is when your milk "comes in." As your ...
  • Is your baby getting enough milk? 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    Every mother wonders how to tell if her baby is getting enough milk. You and your body gave your baby what it needed to grow in your tummy. Now you and your body can give him what he needs to grow healthy and strong his ...
  • Los beneficios de amamantar 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-12)
    This document, printed in Spanish, shows the benefits of breastfeeding your baby.
  • Mamas que ayudan a mamas : conozca a su orientadora de lactancia WIC 

    South Carolina WIC; United States Department of Agriculture (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    Peer counselors provide basic breastfeeding information and support for WIC mothers, contact mothers regularly during pregnancy,the early days of breastfeeding, and until the mother chooses to wean her baby, refers non-WIC ...
  • Moms helping moms : meet your WIC breastfeeding peer counselor 

    South Carolina WIC; United States Department of Agriculture (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    Peer counselors provide basic breastfeeding information and support for WIC mothers, contact mothers regularly during pregnancy, the early days of breastfeeding, and until the mother chooses to wean her baby, refers non-WIC ...
  • Nipple confusion 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-02)
    Nipple confusion may happen when bottles or pacifiers are given too early to the nursing baby. The tongue, jaw, and mouth don’t move the same way when sucking from the bottle as from the breast. This sheet tells in Spanish ...
  • Plugged ducts 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-07)
    This sheet printed in both English and Spanish discusses plugged or clogged ducts during breastfeeding, their prevention and treatment.
  • Returning to Work or School 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    With time, patience and planning, breastfeeding can continue to be a positive experience for mom and baby when mom returns to work or school. This sheet, printed in English and Spanish, gives tips on breastfeeding when ...
  • Thrush 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-02)
    Thrush is a yeast infection that can appear in the mother and the baby. Thrush thrives in warm, dark, moist places. Moms or babies who have taken medicine for an infection may get thrush. Moms who take estrogen-containing birth ...
  • Weaning 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
    There is no RIGHT time to wean your baby from the breast. Family, friends, health professionals and even strangers might try to give you many reasons to stop nursing your baby, but the decision should depend on what you ...
  • Weaning 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-02)
    There is no RIGHT time to wean your baby from the breast. Family, friends, health professionals and even strangers might try to give you many reasons to stop nursing your baby, but the decision should depend on what you ...
  • WIC foods for breastfeeding mom and baby 

    South Carolina WIC Program (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11)
    This paper, printed in English and Spanish, shows what recipients receive (in the form of grains, fruits & vegetables, dairy and protein) from South Carolina WIC when breastfeeding their babies.