Guide to Breastfeeding (Updated)
$20.00 | CE Hours:4.00 | Intermediate
CE Course Description
For some women, learning to breastfeed can be frustrating and uncomfortable. This CE course describes the best breastfeeding holds for newborns and how they work, answers common questions about medications and birth control while breastfeeding, offers tips for breastfeeding in public, and discusses common challenges of breastfeeding.
Author: Office On Women’s Health. Your Guide To Breastfeeding. (2018, October). Office On Women’s Health, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
References / Contributions by:
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health
Supporting Nursing Moms at Work: Employer Solutions
Health Resources and Services Administration’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau
The Affordable Care Act
Retrieved from: https://www.womenshealth.gov/patient-materials/resource/guides
CE Course Objectives
1. Conclude three signs of a good latch.
2. Determine when colostrum changes into mature milk.
3. Identify which supplement a baby should be on because breastmilk is not a good source.
4. List three conditions that research suggests breastfed babies have lower risks of developing.
5. Provide which hormone stimulates the alveoli to make milk.
6. Summarize when a mother should not breastfeed her baby.
CE Outline with Main Points
1. Why Breastfeeding is Important
2. Finding Support and Information
3. Breastfeeding Myths
4. How Your Milk is Made
5. Learning to Breastfeed
6. Common Challenges
7. Common Questions
8. Breastfeeding a Baby with a Health Problem
9. Breastfeeding and Special Situations
10. Breastfeeding in Public
11. Pumping and Storing Your Milk
12. Going Back to Work
13. Nutrition and Fitness
14. Handling Stress
15. Weaning Your Baby
16. Tear-Out Tools
ACE credit is not offered for this course. A list of courses offering ACE credit can be found here.
This course does not have CAADE approval for CEUs.
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Added On: 2019-12-16