|Early feeding cue - |
bringing hand to mouth
Frequent early feeding also allows many more alveolar receptor cells of the breast to appear. This gives the hormone Prolactin, on day 3-4, more target cells to adhere to. (This influences the milk production for the entire breastfeeding duration for this baby!) Plus the frequent feeding will encourage the milk to “come in” sooner.
|Skin-to-Skin first few days increases bonding and|
promotes milk supply.
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