At LLL meetings, in-depth information on breastfeeding is presented through discussions on the following topics:
- The Advantages of breastfeeding. Mothers are amazed to hear about the many remarkable qualities of human milk, their bodies fantastic ability to produce milk as well as the positive impact breastfeeding has on families, the environment and society.
- Adjusting to life with a new baby. This meeting focuses on the first six weeks and offers tips to make the transition into being a family as smooth as possible.
- Overcoming difficulties. Leaders and mothers have excellent ideas to help mothers overcome roadblocks that may impede breastfeeding progress.
- Nutrition and weaning. Pregnant women enjoy this topic so they can optimize their unborn baby’s health. Mothers learn how to start solids for their babies. Nutritious options for family meals are shared.
LLL meetings can be viewed as a buffet of ideas. Each mother is welcome to attend all or only those that appeal to her and her family. Remember, with topics so broad and each group so individual, every meeting is different. Input and questions are welcome from all.