Breastfeeding in Public Blog
Even today, women breastfeeding in public may be asked to cover up more completely or even leave the establishment. You should know that nursing in public is not unlawful anywhere in the United States.
When preparing for breastfeeding in public, the first step is to dress for it. Wear a buttoned up shirt or a shirt that can easily be pulled to the side. Before heading out in public, have your baby begin nursing to check for any overly exposed area.
With breastfeeding research showing strong evidence that breastfeeding is beneficial, more and more mothers are beginning to breastfeed. Breastfeeding can be nerve racking, but there are many things you can do to cover up and avoid drawing any attention to yourself. The most important thing is that your baby is getting all the nutrients it needs to have a healthy beginning!