How you are going to feed your baby is one of the biggest decisions you will make during pregnancy. We know that breast milk can give your baby the best possible start in life. Many medical authorities, including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recommend that babies get only breast milk for the first six months of life.
In Utah, most new moms try and breastfeed, but the decision is yours. In this section, we hope to help you make the best decision for you and your family.