Bonding With Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding your baby can be a rewarding experience. Studies show that breastfeeding has significant nurturing and nutritional benefits for your baby. In addition, breastfeeding provides health benefits that are extremely beneficial to your baby’s growth and development.
Nursing your baby is a learned skill for both mother and infant requiring time and patience. While many women are able to successfully breastfeed soon after delivery, some women need assistance to breastfeed their baby.
Pomona Hospital Medical Center has lactation support services to help a new mother with skills to help her to breastfeed successfully.
Breast Pump rentals and purchases are available. Please contact Breastfeeding Information at 909.623.MILK (6455).
The Lactation Center is designed to assist mothers who require help developing the necessary skill to successfully breastfeed. No appointment is necessary. The Lactation Center is open:
· Monday, Thursday and Friday: 9am - Noon
· Wednesday: 1pm - 4pm
(please arrive arrive 30 minutes before closing)
If you are having trouble at home and have questions and concerns, please call 909.623.MILK (6455).