What are some tricks to help with lactation?

Helping lactation. The number one trick is to spend as much time as possible with the baby in your arms, even skin-to-skin. Learning baby's early cues of hunger is important because once they are crying, it's hard to latch. Cluster feeding in the evening hours is normal. Get help from a lactation consultant or local la leche league early.
Fluids, Fenugreek. The best idea for healthy breastfeeding is to stay well hydrated...Lots of fluids! even in the best of times, breast milk volumes can decrease, and there a lots of home remedies. One of the herbs that has been studied recently is fenugreek --- and when purchasing fenugreek, be sure to shop at a large, reliable health food store or pharmacy that has lots of turn-over of its products for freshness.