Common challenges

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers

Breastfeeding Network: information sheets on common breastfeeding challenges such as thrush and mastitis, and on drugs in breastmilk

La Leche League GB: FAQs on breastfeeding from La Leche League International

Toolkit from the Womanly Art of Breastfeeding

National Childbirth Trust (NCT): Feeding your baby

NHS Choices

NHS Scotland breastfeeding website

NHS Scotland breastfeeding booklet: Off to a Good Start

Find a local breastfeeding mothers’ group for support from a trained breastfeeding counsellor or peer supporter, and to meet other mothers, from your local midwife or health visitor or look on the following:

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers and others

Baby Café: national network of breastfeeding café drop-ins

Breastfeeding Network drop-ins

La Leche League (LLL): breastfeeding mothers’ groups, providing support for breastfeeding from pregnancy through weaning. Older babies and toddlers are welcome.