La Leche League and Breastfeeding Clinics at Pranavah Yoga Studio in Long Island City
Pranavah Yoga Studio is now hosting La Leche League Meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 11:15am. We’re inviting new and expectant moms to get up-to-date information on nursing, including benefits and new beginnings, overcoming breastfeeding obstacles and weaning. Our next LLL meeting is after Labor Day Weekend, Tuesday September 8th at 11:15am. All breastfeeding new and expectant mothers interested in breastfeeding are welcome to attend for $5 donation: folding strollers or baby carriers please.
We also host a Breastfeeding Clinics on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at 11:15am. The environment is more intimate, one to one: you and your baby receive more one to one attention. Our Breastfeeding Clinics is lead by our La Leche League leader, Barbara Cohen IBCLC. Barbara is compassionate and altruistic, and not attached to the clock. If you need help, feeding your baby she will address your needs before the end of clinic. Clinics are $35. Here is more information on our clinics:
Barbara Cohen IBCLC, will guide you through proper latch techniques and basic management skills to help you and your baby get breastfeeding off to a good start and help you with any issues that may arise while breastfeeding.
Babies are weighed on a scale at the beginning and end of each clinic: after feedings.
This clinic will cover the following topics:
-Proper latch and positioning
-How can I tell if baby is getting enough milk?
-Milk storage guidelines
-Bed Sharing/co-sleeping, is it safe?
-Two breasts or one
-Diet: can I still eat my favorite foods?
-Medications and breastfeeding
Bring your questions and Barbara will bring you answers. The clinic is $35 for 75 plus minutes. Reserve your place online, as space is limited to 8 mothers.
Hope to see you and your little ones soon!