Embarrassment: Don't Shy Away from Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding in public is one of the most common concerns breastfeeding women share. Pregnant and breastfeeding women receive helpful suggestions on ways to help ease their concerns about breastfeeding in public. Women are encouraged to share their feelings and concerns with family, friends, and other women with breastfeeding experience.

How to feel comfortable with breastfeeding almost anywhere.

If you think breastfeeding around other people could be a little embarrassing, you are not alone. Many new mothers worry about how they will feel when they are breastfeeding in public, even around people they know. But with a little planning, they soon find they can breastfeed almost anywhere. And you will too. Embarrassment: Don't Shy Away from Breastfeeding» [PDF, 3.6MB]

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Embarrassment: Don’t Shy Away from Breastfeeding. USDA/FNS/WIC. n.d. English. [PDF, 3.59KB].

Last Updated: November 13, 2014