Category Archives: Breastfeeding

Addicted To The Pacifier…

Does he/she like it, or need it? This is a burning question that many parents have when they find their child (as well as the entire family) is enslaved to that dreaded pacifier. Babies are born with the need to … Continue reading

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Lactating Breasts

Lactation is a natural process that produces milk in your breasts. Milk is secreted through the mammary glands through hormonal influence. The lactation process however starts from the twenty-fourth week of the pregnancy during the second and third trimester. Hormones … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Breast Feeding

Latest statistics tell us that nearly 80% of all first time mothers give breast feeding a go. Of this percentage approximately 35% are still breast feeding when their child is 6 months old and down to 17% when the child … Continue reading

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WHO Breastfeeding

World Health Organization is one of the organizations working under the auspices of United Nations. Founded in 1948, this organization provides guidelines, support and resources to help countries fight sickness and disease. This support organization, since its inception has helped … Continue reading

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La Leche League

Are you sitting in your room alone breastfeeding your baby while about hundred questions zoom into your mind? When you do not have any experienced people around you to help you with questions about breastfeeding, you can count on the … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding And Alcohol

Sometimes you cannot avoid having a drink at an important party or a wedding, while some women, unconsciously have a drink forgetting for a moment that they would be nursing their baby soon. Don’t worry, no one is going to … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding after a C-Section

Those of you who think you have escaped all that pain through a painless C-Section process, well here is a scenario for you – You are drowsy and all that you want to do is go back to sleep but … Continue reading

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Ten Revelations About Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding will be painful at least during the first month. Take any movie for instance, after the baby is born, we see the mother holding her just born baby in hand like a Madonna with a serene expression and an … Continue reading

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How to breastfeed premature babies?

If breast milk is important for all babies, it is nothing less than vital for premature babies. Premature babies are very susceptible to infection, more so than a normal baby so he will need all the nourishment that you can … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding and Implants: What are the Risks?

Whether you already have implants or are considering them, you may wonder how it will affect your ability to breast feed.  Fortunately, the chances of impairment are very low, but you may want to consider the fact that in the … Continue reading

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