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A Perfect Latch

Utilization of the materials to improve care of pregnant women and their newborns is encouraged with proper citation of source: Stanford Medicine » School of Medicine » Departments » Pediatrics » General Pediatrics » Newborn Nursery » Breastfeeding

Many breastfeeding problems can be avoided or improved with some simple tips and hands-on help with latching on. In this video, Dr. Jane Morton demonstrates how effective assistance can be given in just 15 minutes.


When an infant is unable to breastfeed effectively, and his mother needs to stimulate the breasts and express milk with a breast pump, building and maintaining an adequate supply can be a challenge. This video demonstrates some ways that pumping mothers can increase production without medication.


Until recently hand expression of milk has been an under-utilized skil. But there are many benefits of knowing how to express milk from the breast without the use of expensive or cumbersome pumps. In this video, Dr. Jane Morton demonstrates how easily hand expression can be taught to mothers.