32 min

Ep. 29 - Breastfeeding a Premature Baby The Milk Minute Podcast- Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding/Lactating/Pumping

    • Parenting

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SHOW NOTES: 
https://breastfeedingforbusymoms.com/podcast/breastfeeding-a-premature-baby/
Table of Contents
0:30 Welcome! All about feeding premature babies
0:45 Focusing on babies less than 35 weeks
1:25 Thank you to our sponsor Aeroflow
3:20 Preparing to have a premature baby
5:39 If you’re leaking colostrum, do this
8:36 Preemies and doing things differently
9:10 NICU baby? Start pumping
10:14 The importance of delayed cord clamping
12:00 Skin-to-skin ASAP
14:17 Can you room-in with baby? It’s OK to ask
15:03 Can’t room in? Tips for pumping
15:49 Housing for NICU parents
16:25 Thank you to our sponsor Happi Tummi
17:58 NICU baby issues and feeding
18:45 Preemie “spelling”: what it is, what to do
20:11 Owlet socks: a debate
20:32 Preemies and energy expenditure
21:20 NICU options to advocate for
24:18 Breastfeeding benefits to NICU babies
25:00 Options other than bottle feeding
26:15 Cleanliness is critical; see Epi.
26:50 Follow all guidelines
27:07 Taking baby home!
30:12 We’re here to help

Thanks to Cherie Louise Turner for editing and production and to Lindsay Brett Carothers for her musical stylings of our intro and outro.
Additional music credits, thank you Wataboi and Mazzaccaro from Pixabay.
Thanks for listening to The Milk Minute. If you haven’t already please like, subscribe, and review our podcast wherever you listen.
If you’d like to support our podcast, you can find us on Patreon at patreon.com/milkminutepodcast.
To send us feedback, personal stories, or just to chat you can send us an email at milkminutepodcast@gmail.com
Join a community of like-minded breastfeeders AND hang out with Heather and Maureen! The Milk Minute Podcast Patreon members have access to exclusive merchandise and never-before-seen video. Plus, your support makes this project more sustainable. Thank you!Join us at www.patreon.com/milkminutepodcast
Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/milkminutepodcast)

Thank you to our sponsor: Aeroflow. Click the link below to order your breast pump and accessories through your insurance!
www.dpbolvw.net/click-9269202-13028985
Thank you to our sponsor Happi Tummi. Check out their products by clicking here: happitummi.com/collections/baby-…ref=lKfuip8htzeNA
Use Special Code: MilkMinute10 to get 10% off your order!

SHOW NOTES: 
https://breastfeedingforbusymoms.com/podcast/breastfeeding-a-premature-baby/
Table of Contents
0:30 Welcome! All about feeding premature babies
0:45 Focusing on babies less than 35 weeks
1:25 Thank you to our sponsor Aeroflow
3:20 Preparing to have a premature baby
5:39 If you’re leaking colostrum, do this
8:36 Preemies and doing things differently
9:10 NICU baby? Start pumping
10:14 The importance of delayed cord clamping
12:00 Skin-to-skin ASAP
14:17 Can you room-in with baby? It’s OK to ask
15:03 Can’t room in? Tips for pumping
15:49 Housing for NICU parents
16:25 Thank you to our sponsor Happi Tummi
17:58 NICU baby issues and feeding
18:45 Preemie “spelling”: what it is, what to do
20:11 Owlet socks: a debate
20:32 Preemies and energy expenditure
21:20 NICU options to advocate for
24:18 Breastfeeding benefits to NICU babies
25:00 Options other than bottle feeding
26:15 Cleanliness is critical; see Epi.
26:50 Follow all guidelines
27:07 Taking baby home!
30:12 We’re here to help

Thanks to Cherie Louise Turner for editing and production and to Lindsay Brett Carothers for her musical stylings of our intro and outro.
Additional music credits, thank you Wataboi and Mazzaccaro from Pixabay.
Thanks for listening to The Milk Minute. If you haven’t already please like, subscribe, and review our podcast wherever you listen.
If you’d like to support our podcast, you can find us on Patreon at patreon.com/milkminutepodcast.
To send us feedback, personal stories, or just to chat you can send us an email at milkminutepodcast@gmail.com
Join a community of like-minded breastfeeders AND hang out with Heather and Maureen! The Milk Minute Podcast Patreon members have access to exclusive merchandise and never-before-seen video. Plus, your support makes this project more sustainable. Thank you!Join us at www.patreon.com/milkminutepodcast
Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/milkminutepodcast)

32 min