Hand Expressing Breast Milk Video
Expressing breast milk by hand is a low cost alternative to using a breast pump. Many mothers find their body responds better to hand expression and they are able to get more milk!
You can learn how to hand express by watching the following video. Please don’t be discouraged on your first attempt — it takes a bit of time to learn this skill — but it is well worth the effort.
You can learn more about hand expression of breast milk in this post.
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