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|Successfully Combining Working And Breastfeeding|
Working women all over know the joy that comes when they find out there will
soon be a baby added to their family. She and her spouse have a lot of planning
to do and a long time to plan.
Many women decide to breastfeed their babies and wonder how being a
breastfeeding mom will affect their job.
Breastfeeding isn锟絫 always easy no matter how natural it is. Add job stress
to the fears Buscemi Women Shoes you may already have about not being able to supply enough milk for your baby, and you may be concerned about the prospects of being able to do
both. You may be glad to know that millions of women have become breastfeeding
moms and held down their regular job.
Employers are required by law not to discriminate against breastfeeding moms.
In fact, they may also be required to provide you with a relaxing place where
you can pump while you锟絩e at work. Of course, you would have to pump during your
scheduled breaks and during your lunch hour, but they cannot keep you from doing
You may wonder if it锟絪 worth the effort to continue breastfeeding. Here are
some reasons why continuing to breastfeed even though you锟絩e stressed from work
is a good idea:
* Breastfeeding provides the best nutrition possible for your baby.
* Pumping while at work will make breastfeeding Cheap Buscemi Shoes while you锟絩e at home easier.
* Breastfeeding can save you quite a bit of money.
* Your baby will be healthier because your breast milk provides antibodies
and nutrients that just aren锟絫 available in formula.
* Because your baby is healthier, you锟絣l miss less work. This should be
enough reason for your employer to encourage your choice to pump while you锟絩e at
* You may have fewer worries about your baby which could make you more
productive at work.
* You will enjoy the special closeness that nursing provides when you are
with your baby on weekends and at night.
* Your employer also benefits they save money because you miss less work and
since breastfed babies get sick less often, they go to the Doctor less.
Be sure to let your boss know that you plan to breastfeed and that you intend
to pump during the day to provide your baby with the best possible start.
Talking with them ahead of time will enable them to research the laws concerning
breastfeeding and Buscemi Shoes to set aside a private area where you can pump in privacy.
If your company doesn锟絫 have a refrigerator, plan to bring a small cooler
that you can use to store the breast milk. You锟絣l also need to bring an electric
breast pump to make expressing milk quicker.
Don锟絫 beat yourself up if you find that pumping while Buscemi Shoes at work doesn锟絫 work for you. Remember that your baby will still get the benefits of breast milk
while you锟絩e at home on maternity leave. If you continue to breastfeed when you
get home, your child will receive the benefits of breast milk but you锟絣l have
formula to fall back on while you锟絩e apart.
Remember that even partial breastfeeding has many benefits. It doesn锟絫 have
to be an all or nothing proposition. Of course, being forearmed with knowledge
is a nursing mother锟絪 success secret. So read books on combining working and
breastfeeding and visit with other moms at La Leche League meetings to learn
their tips, and enjoy breastfeeding your baby.