The first section deals with preparation, and explains how breast milk is produced, positions for nursing, how to attach and release the baby from the breast, avoiding problems, nutrition for the pregnant woman, Caesarean birth and hospital experience. In the second section managing breastfeeding is set out: managing sore nipples etc, feeding schedules, expressing breast milk, feeding discreetly in public, and people’s roles and attitudes. USA.
This film made in 1984 reflects the medical practice of the time it was made and may not reflect modern guidance. The imagery and film quality may not be to modern standards but is useful for historical use.
This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £2.00, for this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your own choosing, the film is available to stream or download for £10.00.