7 Things Your Pediatrician Doesn’t Know About Kids

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“Generally speaking, pediatricians get little to no training in breastfeeding and even appropriate infant feeding for all babies,” private lactation consultant Leigh Anne O’Connor told me. “Many babies with feeding issues are literally tongue tied, and there is often denial about this condition in the medical world.” If you have questions about breastfeeding, talk with your pediatrician about connecting with a certified lactation consultant.

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