Feeding your baby comes in all shapes and forms. When bottles are used, there is a risk that breastfeeding will suffer, but learning about paced bottle feeding will help safeguard your breastfeeding relationship. The following article sheds light on paced bottle feeding and gives detailed advice of how to use this feeding method.
Heather Shabestari, BS, IBCLC, CEIM, is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and a Certified Educator of Infant Massage (CEIM). Her lactation training was completed through University of California, San Diego and an 8 month internship at Kaiser Permanente's outpatient lactation department.