The goal of this program is to update nurses’ knowledge and ability to counsel patients about contraception and breastfeeding. After you study the information presented here, you will be able to —
- Explain how nipple stimulation from breastfeeding plays a role in ovulation suppression.
- Describe the Lactational Amenorrhea Method that promotes contraception for the first six months postpartum.
- List four types of reversible contraception methods that are compatible with breastfeeding.