Breastfeeding after a cesarean can be difficult. A cesarean is major surgery and will play a role in your successful breastfeeding. The stress of the surgery may delay the breast’s availability of mature milk and post-surgery medications can interfere with the overall milk supply. With a little help, and some patience, breastfeeding issues can be solved.
Tips for Post-Surgery Breastfeeding
KMom, the online advocate for plus size moms, has developed a summary of the potential breastfeeding complications after surgery, recaps the benefits of breastfeeding and gives many useful tips to increase breastfeeding success. Click here for KMom’s tips on the subject.