Working mothers try to balance it all! With all of the new research showing the benefits of breastfeeding for both moms and their babies, why aren’t breastfeeding rates higher? What should moms consider if they want to breastfeed? How long should moms breastfeed? All of these answers and more are answered in our conversation with expert Susan Thompson, Ph.D. to discuss some of the most important things that moms should know about breastfeeding.
[author image=”www.sittercycle.com/image” ]Susan Thompson, Ph.D. is a working mother who strongly advocates for breastfeeding. She graduated magna cum laude from University of Maryland with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and from Johns Hopkins University (JHU) with a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering in 2012. Susan now works for a boutique life science consulting firm with extensive clinical, commercial, research, advisory, and transactional expertise. Susan is Kohana’s co-founder and Chief Executive Officer.[/author]