Medela Breastpumps &
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Medela Nipple Shields, worn over the
nipple and areola, have a special design that allows an
uninterrupted flow of breast milk, while providing a larger
surface for the baby to latch on to. Available in three sizes,
Nipple Shields offer maximum comfort for mothers whose doctors
recommend use of a nipple shield to help with latch-on
difficulties. All shields are Contact Shields which offers an open section that allows for more skin contact
and for the baby to stay in touch with the mother's smell.
Nipple Shields should be used only with the supervision of a
Although most mothers and babies can breastfeed without special assistance, sometimes occasional help is needed. Premature babies, failure-to-thrive babies, and babies with specific impairments, such as neurological challenges, may require extra attention. Infants with severe feeding problems can also benefit from specialized feeding products.
Keeping baby at the breast helps preserve the mother-baby bond that only breastfeeding can create. The products described here are designed to help you overcome circumstances that might otherwise impede a successful breastfeeding experience. If you need breastfeeding assistance from a lactation professional call Mindy Robertson, IBCLC at
832-264-9656 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .