If you can breastfeed then give it a try, it's difficult, but it's natures weigh of helping you shed those last stubborn pounds. You can burn up to 600 calories a day just exclusively breastfeeding your baby! Poor latch? Concerned about growth? Try pumping at the very least. Work with your lactation consultant. You can even get a free appointment with WIC to work with a lactation consultant in a session where they will help teach you breastfeeding methods, weigh your baby before and after, and give you coping skills and tips etc.
breastfeeding isn't always possible, but when it is, there are benefits to Mama too!