Breastfeeding

Struggling to breastfeed made me a better mum

Struggling to breastfeed made me a better mum

06.06.2016  

A refreshing outlook to help those struggling to breastfeed.

breastfeeding pain

Breastfeeding pain at 6 weeks

11.02.2016  

Breastfeeding pain in mum feeding a 6 week old. Mums share what caused their pain and what helped. Suggestions include thrush, vasospasms, tongue tie and more

when will my milk come in after a c section

When will my milk come in after a C section?

21.01.2016  

Q&A: When will my milk come in after having a C section?

breastfeeding from one breast

Breastfeeding From One Breast

02.12.2015  

Q&A: Has anyone breastfed from one side only? If so, how did you do this and did you produce enough milk?

how to get baby to take bottle

How to get baby to take bottle

06.11.2015  

Q&A: I breast feed my 14week old son. I express milk for him and now he won’t take it from a bottle. How do I get him to take a bottle again?

Businesswoman or mom

Breastfeeding and Returning To Work

13.10.2015  

Breastfeeding and Returning to Work: Breastfeeding mums here are some of the things to consider when returning to work

mastitis

Mastitis: Midwife Tips ‘Heat, rest, empty the breast!’

06.10.2015  

Mastitis – Tips from a midwife.

relactating

Tips for relactating

01.10.2015  

Q&A: I’d like to ask other mums who may have had a similar experience for advice on reestablishing breastfeeding. My son is just 10 weeks old and I am currently trying to reestablish breastfeeding after stopping for a little while.

Superfoods

10 Superfood for Breastfeeding Mums

01.10.2015  

10 superfood for breastfeeding mum that will help support and nourish a breastfeeding mum and their baby

Healthy snacks when breastfeeding

Healthy Snacks When Breastfeeding

26.09.2015  

Healthy snacks when breastfeeding. Breastfeeding can greatly increase your hunger and extra calories need to be consumed. Here are some healthy snack ideas

baby refusing formula from bottle

Baby refusing formula from bottle

17.09.2015  

Q&A: I would love to mix feed but I literally get 30ml from both breasts if I’m lucky in an expressing session. Does anyone in a similar situation have some advice? How can I stop baby refusing formula from bottle?

boost breast milk supply

How to increase milk supply

10.09.2015  

I need something to help with how to increase milk supply I have heard fenugreek is good and I’m trying constant breastfeeding. Anyone with ideas to boost breast milk supply please?

Milk comes in

Experiences when Milk comes in

25.08.2015  

Q&A: I only gave birth 4 days ago and my milk has just come in about a day ago. I haven’t been able to express or breastfeed due to the pain. Anyone else been through this? What were your experiences when milk comes in? Any tips would be appreciated as they are very painful

Oversupply of Breast Milk?

18.08.2015  

Q&A: Has anybody had an oversupply of milk? How did you deal with it/deal with baby being gassy and fussy, and choking/gagging on nipple?

Only feeding from one breast per feed

15.08.2015  

Q&A: Does anyone have experiences only feeding from one breast per feed? My 5mth old only has 1 boob per feed (every 2 hours) and she’s been like that since about 12 weeks. At around 12 weeks she would take the 2nd side after being burped from first side and would spew it all back. She’s just content on 1 per feed

Encouraging baby to feed both sides at each feed

09.08.2015  

Q&A: How can I encourage baby to feed both sides at each feed? He is a fussy feeder and now isn’t putting enough weight to make the health nurse happy.

Stopping Bedtime Breastfeed

Stopping Bedtime Breastfeed

03.08.2015  

Community Tips: parents share their routine to help a mum stopping bedtime breastfeed

breastfeeding with inverted nipples

Breastfeeding With Inverted Nipples

30.07.2015  

Community Tips: Mums share their experience with Breastfeeding With Inverted Nipples

Heating and storing expressed breastmilk

26.07.2015  

Q&A: I would like to know after you have expressed breast milk what is best method for heating and storing expressed breast milk. Where is best place to store it? And what are the preferred heating methods?

Feeling like a failure for not being able to breastfeed

25.07.2015  

Q&A: Just wondering how other mums handled feeling like a failure for not being able to breast feed? It was really important to me but due to poor supply I have to top up with formula.have tried medication to boost supply but so far its not working.

breast pump

Expressing, Storing & Managing Breast Milk

13.07.2015  

Midwife Tips: Expressing and storing breastmilk. Pump regularly or need to get organised for a special occasion, here are the best tips to get started.

difficulty breastfeeding

Difficulties breastfeeding during illness and teething

13.07.2015  

Has anyone experienced difficulties breastfeeding during illness and teething? I have recently been sick and struggled to feed my son.

Beautiful one year old baby drinking mother's milk, and looks into the camera

Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy

25.06.2015  

A mums journey as an unexpected extended breast feeder. Read about the benefits of extended breast feeding

Keeping baby awake while breastfeeding

18.06.2015  

Q&A: I was after tips on how to keep my baby awake while breastfeeding? She latches for about 5 minutes and then sleeps. Then when I move her she wakes and I have to settle her before we try again.

Helpful tips for a first time breastfeeder

17.06.2015  

Community Tips: Parents share their best tips for a first time breastfeeding mum. Breastfeeding your new baby can be a daunting experience, here are tips from mums who have been there and the issues they have overcome while breastfeeding

When did your period return after completely stopping breastfeeding

06.06.2015  

Q&A: For those of you who didn’t get your period back until you completely stopped breastfeeding, how long after you stopped did your period return?

How can I stop baby getting distracted whilst breastfeeding

03.06.2015  

Q&A: My 7month old is getting distracted whilst breastfeeding during the day. What have others done to stop their baby getting distracted while feeding?

Lovely baby  sitting in chair and drinking from baby cup

Moving straight from BF to a sippy cup

11.05.2015  

Q&A: Has anyone’s baby gone from breastfeeding straight to a sippy cup?

infant baby girl is suckling

Preventing Thrush In Babies

07.05.2015  

Q&A: Does anyone have any tips for getting rid of it and stopping it from coming back?

Newborn Baby Boy Sticking out his Tongue

Milk Tongue

06.05.2015  

Q&A: I have a 7 week old who is formula fed, and his tongue is always covered in white stuff from the formula. Any ideas on how to clean it off?

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