When to call an IBCLC

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  • Baby not latching on
  • Sore nipples
  • Engorgement or mastitis
  • Supplementing with formula
  • Low milk supply
  • Baby not gaining weight well
  • Over supply or overactive let down
  • History of previous breastfeeding difficulties
  • History of breast surgery or maternal medical condition
  • Premature baby
  • Strategies for back to work and using a breast pump 
  • Reassurance 
  • More info
 
Babies are always more trouble than you thought, and more wonderful.
— Charles Osgood