Mod Midwives: World Breastfeeding Week Myths and Facts

In honor of WBW, Gina and Nedra discuss six of the most prevalent myths that we hear regarding lactation. We tackle:

  • The myth of colostrum
  • The idea that breastfeeding/chestfeeding shouldn’t hurt at all
  • The nutritional stability of milk
  • Perceived vs. actual low milk supply
  • That breasts need to “refill”
  • The idea that babies need water on hot days