Multiples

It is possible to breastfeed twins or triplets. The key to successfully breastfeeding twins or triplets is the same as for every mother breastfeeding her baby: You need to understand the basic principles of breastfeeding, e.g. the phenomena of supply and demand and the importance of correct positioning and latch-on.

The most urgent problem with multiples is not the milk supply but time. Therefore you should learn to feed your babies at the same time. Feeding your babies simultaneously will safe time. Ask your lactation specialist for help to learn different positions that allow feed more than one baby at the time in a comfortable manner.