Badass Breastfeeding Podcast

Feeding and Hunger Cues

January 10, 2022 Dianne Cassidy & Abby Theuring Season 1 Episode 230
Badass Breastfeeding Podcast
Feeding and Hunger Cues
Show Notes

Feeding cues…do you know what your baby’s feeding cues look like?

If you aren’t completely sure, you aren’t alone.

Let’s talk hunger and feeding cues and what it’s really all about.

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Things we talked about:

What a feeding cue IS NOT [3:00]

Rooting reflex [4:34]

Babies are weird [7:30]

Crying is the last cue [10:19]

The example of mixed cues [12:37]

Additional cues to watch for [19:09]

When in doubt…[22:51]

Breastsleeping [24:15]

Exclusive pumping [25:00]

The cries!! Do we ever really know what they mean? [26:57]

When you feel like you’re just a big boob [29:55]


*This Episode is sponsored by Fairhaven Health and Simple Wishes

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