Queensland Health are hosting a free online breastfeeding forum, get all your questions answered by a professional.

Calling all new mums and mums-to-be, here’s an event to mark in your diary.

Tomorrow, Tuesday 16 June, Queensland Health will host a live breastfeeding online question and answer forum from 3pm to 4pm.

They will have an information session with their lactation consultant running live on their Facebook ready to answer any and all questions on breastfeeding.

Parents are invited to join in the conversation and share their tips to support others.

The Queensland Health breastfeeding Q and A session will include:

  • Planning to breastfeed
  • Blockfeeding / one sided feeding
  • Cluster feeding
  • Mastitis – signs, symptoms and when to act
  • Establishing breastfeeding
  • Health benefits
  • Pros and cons
  • Support and resources
  • Advice on breastfeeding challenges
  • Tips for successful breastfeeding
  • ANY breastfeeding questions you would like to ask.

To participate, visit the Queensland Health Facebook page between 3pm and 4pm tomoorow, look for the post saying ‘forum now open’ and then post your question in the comments field (or send via private message).