There's more than one way to nurse a baby. Lactation consultants recommend switching positions to help with milk production, mastitis, and general comfort — though once a new mama gets familiar with one hold, she typically sticks with it. It's a complicated process in the beginning, but finding the best breastfeeding stance for you and your baby helps everyone go with the flow. Which nursing position did you use? Fifty percent of LilSugar mamas favored the cradle hold.
Finding the Best Breastfeeding Position For You and Baby