Happy Mother's Day, Reddit! I'm an RN, Board Certified Lactation Consultant and have been delivering babies for 27 years. Ask me anything!
I've been a Obstetrics nurse for over 20 years, and a international board certified lactation consultant for 7 years. I've delivered hundreds of beautiful babies.
My son-in-law is helping me do this AMA so forgive any spelling errors or details lost in dictation.
EDIT: I want to take a minute to plug some resources.
Listening to Newborns, a program I helped develop.
MotherWoman a great organization that helps mother deal with postpartum depression.
EDIT 2: Alright everyone, thanks for all the great questions and enjoy your Mother's day!