The real issue is lack of breastfeeding guidance.
“I knew that I could use formula any time but if I gave up on breast milk, I wouldn’t be able to go back later on.”
There are twenty four hours in a day. Your child requires twenty six and you’d like one hour to yourself. How do you arrange this?
A baby with an allergy to human mother’s milk is also allergic to goat, cow and any other milk. It’s not the mom, it’s the milk sugar.
Along with your research and discussions, always consider your gut feeling. You know your child the best.
This is important for every woman’s health, not just for breastfeeding mothers.
Nursing often is the best way to avoid mastitis, or to remedy it. Breast massage and cool compresses are very helpful, too.
Most of our exposure to pesticides comes from the food we eat. Eating organic produce can make a big difference.
By six months, your baby’s body is more physically capable of eating and digesting other foods. There’s little or no advantage to introducing solids earlier.
There are insurance companies that have been reimbursing for IBCLC home visits.
The concerns that often perplex new parents I have discussed in previous blogs. Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions.
What has been your experience with insurance coverage for lactation consultant visits? Please take this short, anonymous survey.
I hope you’ll find the help you need as soon as possible. Here are some guidelines to make the most of that support.
Dogs are sensitive members of the family. They may even have some good advice.
You can continue to nurse while you are pregnant. That’s called Tandem Nursing.
Tongue tie is when the tongue is restricted in it’s movement. This can be easily remedied, and once addressed, makes nursing much more comfortable and effective.
Yea, this image doesn’t make any sense. Like this odd photo, there’s a lot of myth-information about breastfeeding that, really, doesn’t make sense.
You can breastfeed anywhere, anytime.
There are laws and policies for breastfeeding that help normalize what is a normal function of Life.
Babies and adults, we’re all hard wired for sleep. We’re also hard wired to be alert for danger. It’s called the ‘predator risk’.