Mothers who are returning to work can continue to breastfeed.
The benefits of continued breastfeeding beyond the first year include protective health effects for both mom and baby, and breastfeeding is a special way for you and your baby to reconnect after being apart. With a little planning, you can balance work and breastfeeding.
Additional resources for workplaces to support employees returning to work.
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