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Words about me and why I love being a Lactation Consultant

on December 16, 2013 in Breastfeeding, News, Why I love what I do.

When I was young, I always knew that I would breastfeed my children.  As an R.N. working in the newborn nursery, I tried to help mothers breastfeed, but it wasn’t until I had my own child that I truely learned about breastfeeding! In 1978, when I first gave birth, few mothers breastfed. Actually the 1970’s was the decade when the fewest babies were nursed in U.S. history!

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