Expressing milk by breast pumping

Expressing milk by breast pumping

Expressing milk by breast pumping Many women have questions regarding expressing milk by pump, especially in the first few weeks after giving birth.  There are many reasons why a woman may need to pump her milk, but for the majority of women, they just want some...
Tongue tied baby

Tongue tied baby

Tongue tied baby Tongue tie Usually, your tongue is attached to the base of your mouth by a piece of skin called the lingual frenulum. If your baby has a tongue-tie, this particular piece of skin might be unusually short or tight, causing a restriction of the tongue....
Overactive letdown

Overactive letdown

Overactive letdown Do you have a fast let-down? It’s not uncommon for some babies to cough, splutter, and even to arch their backs when feeding at the breast – and generally appear quite distressed.  Initially, when doing the first fast sucks, things may seem...
How to increase breast milk supply

How to increase breast milk supply

How to increase breast milk How to boost your milk supply – 10 steps to success In the early days and weeks of breastfeeding, many breastfeeding mothers start to worry about their milk supply, often feeling their supply is dropping and they haven’t got...
Combination feeding

Combination feeding

Combination feeding Should I supplement with formula? (mixed feeding)  Many breastfeeding mothers ask whether it is ok to offer some formula as well as breastfeeding. One of the most common reasons why many women start to consider doing this is because they suddenly...