Feeding and caring for your baby – leaflet library

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If you are looking for information on breastfeeding and caring for your new baby then take a look at the Essential guide to Feeding and caring for your baby in North Somerset. It contains everything you need in the early days including how you will know when your baby is hungry, useful tips on positioning and attaching your baby and where to go for support if needed.

Essential Guide to Feeding & Caring for your Baby 5th edition (PDF, 2 MB)


There are also lots of other handy guides on everything from safe sleeping and bonding with your baby to introducing solids and returning to work whilst breastfeeding. If you are offering breastmilk or formula milk in a bottle there is also a guide to safe and effective bottle feeding.