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Happy IBCLC Day!!!

If you don't know what IBCLC stands for, then I suggest you get to know! They are your best friend when you have any breast feeding issues. Check out the awesome Paulina Splechta's blog on Sandy Lobaina, a friend and an amazing IBCLC!

๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐˜† ๐—œ๐—•๐—–๐—Ÿ๐—– ๐——๐—ฎ๐˜†! ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿป๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿผ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿคฑ๐Ÿฟ This day is to honor how IBCLCs transform world health by providing skilled lactation care. Pictured above is midwife Sandy @mymomglow also an IBCLC What is an IBCLC? @who The World Health Organization reports โ€œthat mothers require active support for establishing and sustaining breastfeeding.โ€ Whether breastfeeding comes easily for you or not, having a strong support system is absolutely key to helping you meet your nursing goals. While your partner, family and mom friends are there to cheer you on and pick you up when youโ€™re feeling discouraged, no one is better prepared to help you with breastfeeding than an IBCLC, or International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. What does an IBCLC do? IBCLCs are certified healthcare professionals trained in the clinical management of breastfeedingโ€”AKA breastfeeding experts. Plus, they are internationally recognized. IBCLCs are certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE). In the words of Midwife Sandy (pictured): IBCLCs are important because they help, support and honor new parents journeys in breastfeeding. Having an IBCLC has proven to improve breastfeeding outcomes and duration. They are trained professionals who are skilled in dealing with normal routine scenarios to complex high risk situations Who needs an IBCLC? EVERYONE, seriously. An IBCLC should be a key member of your and your baby's birth team, and a ๐›๐ซ๐ž๐š๐ฌ๐ญ๐Ÿ๐ž๐ž๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ž๐๐ฎ๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐œ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ & consultation with Midwife Sandy @mymomglow should be commonplace. This is the new standard of care, moms. Breastfeeding doesnโ€™t always come easy or naturally as we would hope. Raising my hand over here as a veteran mama who breastfed my first for years & years (& years & years) but completely dried up only 2 months after my second. HOW I WISH I KNEW SANDY THEN. An IBCLC understands that breastfeeding isn't always easy and can address breastfeeding issues you have along the way, upon completing an assessment of you and your little one. How to Get in Touch with Midwife Sandy, IBCLC? 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (305) 600-8109 You can schedule a consultation with Midwife Sandy, IBCLC Contact her directly at @mymomglow You can follow Midwife Sandy Lobaina, LM, IBCLC on Instagram here: INSTAGRAM On Facebook here: FACEBOOK And be sure to visit her website for more information and to schedule a consultation or sign up for her breastfeeding education class here: WEBSITE

You can also contact Midwife Sandy directly via email: #ibclc #breastfeedingmama

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