Breast Engorgement

Breast Engorgement

Breast engorgment Relieving engorged breasts If you are experiencing hot, shiny, painful breasts, this is known as breast engorgement. Engorgement is general congestion of blood, milk, and lymph, and this situation must get rectified as quickly as you can. You may be...
Normal feeding patterns and common false alarms

Normal feeding patterns and common false alarms

Normal feeding patterns In my work as a breastfeeding specialist and infant feeding lead in the NHS, I have supported thousands of breastfeeding women over many years. Before this time, I also had the experience of breastfeeding my own three babies, and I am all too...
Does my baby need extra vitamin D while breastfeeding?

Does my baby need extra vitamin D while breastfeeding?

Does my baby need extra vitamin D while breastfeeding? Does my baby need extra vitamin D? – Transcript There’s often quite a lot of confusion around vitamin D and whether you as a breastfeeding mother need to take it, and whether your baby needs to take it. And...
Expressing milk by breast pumping

Expressing milk by breast pumping

Expressing milk by breast pumping Expressing milk by pump – Transcript In my work with breastfeeding mothers I get a lot of questions regarding pumping, expressing milk, and many of those questions are asked in the first few weeks after having your baby, and there are...
Tandem Nursing

Tandem Nursing

Tandem Nursing Tandem feeding – Transcript If you are pregnant and breastfeeding your baby or toddler right now, and you’re experiencing a healthy, normal pregnancy, you’re eating and drinking okay and getting plenty of rest, then there’ absolutely no reason why you...