Breastfeeding short course – overview for mum and baby
This is a 2 part lecture on a wide variety of considerations for osteopaths and similar healthcare professionals looking for insights into the hands on care of mums and baby with feeding difficulties. This covers frequently occurring issues for mother-infant dyads, and looks at anatomy, stress, impact of birth strain, and other factors. Looks at some biomechanical factors, some breast and milk supply factors, and looks at the mother-infant communication and impact of distress, autonomics and infant arousal issues. This covers the basics and gives a good grounding for those wanting to explore care of mums and their babies.