Caesarean Birth and Breastfeeding
If you are told you need to have a caesarean birth you may wonder if you will still be able to breastfeed as you planned. Mothers successfully breastfeed after a caesarean and you can expect your healthcare professionals to support you with getting breastfeeding established straight away.
This information sheet provides detailed information about how a caesarean birth may affect breastfeeding and includes suggestions for before, during and after the birth.
A4 double-sided information sheet available as a single sheet or a bound pad of 50.
"So relieved to find out that I can still expect to breastfeed after the planned c section that I have to have. Good to know what to expect and different positions to try."