Breastfeeding is recommended worldwide as the first choice for mother and child. There are courses you can take during pregnancy to prepare for breastfeeding. You can also consult a lactation expert. After the delivery, you can contact your maternity nurse or the child health clinic if you have any questions about breastfeeding.

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The pharmacist can advise you about medicines and breastfeeding. For more information about breastfeeding, please visit or ask us your question. If breastfeeding is impossible, formula is a good alternative.

In The Hague, a number of lactation consultants are available to provide breastfeeding courses, advice and support for breastfeeding. It is easy to find them via the internet.