The Breastfeeding Blog
Breastfeeding, while a natural and often bonding experience between mother and child, doesn’t always come without its challenges. One of the most common concerns for nursing mothers is the issue of milk supply. Whether it’s not producing enough milk (low…Read More
Breastfeeding is an intimate bonding experience shared between a mother and her baby. However, for many new moms, it can come with challenges. One of the most common concerns is ensuring a proper latch, which is crucial for both the…Read More
In the nurturing journey of a new mother, understanding the wholesome attributes of breastfeeding can be empowering. From the coastal vibes of Mystic to the urban hubbub of Hartford, we explore the extraordinary benefits of breast milk for mothers and…Read More
Supporting Connecticut’s Nursing Mothers through Lactation Consultation As the old adage goes, “it takes a village to raise a child”. In today’s healthcare environment in Connecticut, one essential part of that village is the dedicated team of lactation consultants. These…Read More
The Vital Role of Breastfeeding Medicine in Connecticut Connecticut is home to a myriad of robust healthcare systems, specialized clinics, and passionate healthcare professionals, including experts in breastfeeding medicine. This aspect of medicine, although often overlooked, plays a significant role…Read More
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As medical providers and lactation consultants, we have taken an oath to “Treat all clients equitably without regard to ability/disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, sex, ethnicity, race, national origin, political persuasion, marital status, geographic location, religion, socioeconomic status, age, within the legal framework of the respective geo-political region or setting” (IBCLC Code of Professional Conduct).
Breastfeeding Medicine of Connecticut welcomes people from all walks of life. We are an inclusive practice whose main focus is to help you and your family achieve your feeding goals. Families come in all shapes, sizes, and varieties whether chosen or biologically related.
We embrace the differences that make a person unique and special.
We respect the choices that you make as a family.
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By opening our minds and hearts to all, we have the ability to learn from you. Listening and learning from each other, we are working together to make positive, impactful changes thus leaving this world a better place for our children and their children.
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