c. The Father and Breastfeeding

As the father of a breastfed baby, you are essential to the success of this experience. During the pregnancy, inquire about the advantages of breastfeeding for the baby, for your partner, and for your family. Share your concerns with your partner or anybody else near you. It could be a nurse or doctor for example. Have this discussion before the birth of the baby.

Here is how the father can contribute to the success of breastfeeding.