One of the best things that only you can do for your baby is breastfeed,
and at St. Jude Medical Center, we specialize in helping new moms gain
the skills and confidence to be successful.
The first hour after birth is often an ideal time to begin breastfeeding
and bonding with your baby. Our highly experienced staff will be there
to guide you, answer your questions, and help make your early efforts
Once you've gone home, we offer a breastfeeding helpline, where you
can speak with a certified lactation nurse, enroll in our
breastfeeding workshops, or schedule a one-on-one breastfeeding consultation.
Our lactation experts are just a phone call away, whether you just have
a question or need help with a specific problem. Contact the St. Jude
Breastfeeding Helpline at
Breastfeeding and Cannabis
Consuming cannabis (marijuana, weed, pot, etc.) can affect the health
of your baby and is not recommended for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding,
or who plan to become pregnant soon.
Click here for some important facts you should know.
Private Breastfeeding Consultations
In the comfort of a private setting for you and your spouse or support
partner, you will meet with our Certified Lactation Consultant who will
help you work through the early problems associated with breastfeeding.
The lactation nurse will observe as you nurse your baby, address any problems
or concerns, and develop a personalized plan of care. Private Breastfeeding
Consultations are held at 101 E. Valencia Mesa Dr., Fullerton, CA 92835.
To schedule a private lactation consultation, please call (714) 446-5622.
Breast Pump Rentals and Supplies
These items may be a covered benefit. Please contact your health plan.
OC Medical Supply
Mon Beau Bebe
Emanate Health-Queen of the Valley
St. Joseph’s Stork