Lactation After Loss

Lactation after baby loss

Losing a baby is an unimaginable pain, and the journey of lactation can add an additional layer of complexity for grieving mothers. However, it’s crucial to understand that lactation is a natural process that can persist even after the loss of a baby.

Losing a baby is an unimaginable pain, and the journey of lactation can add an additional layer of complexity for grieving mothers. However, it’s crucial to understand that lactation is a natural process that can persist even after the loss of a baby.

The Australian Breastfeeding Association has more information about understanding why this continues to happen, dealing with some of the emotions as well as options available to you.

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Last reviewed: 15/4/24