Breastfeeding Problems - Flat Or Inverted Nipples

What Is A Flat Nipple? Nipples come in different shapes and sizes, similar to the difference in the shape of female bodies. There are no fixed criteria on how a nipple should be. The only significance attached to its shape is whether it can feed a baby adequately or not, and without it being uncomfortable or painful for the…

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Breastfeeding Problems - Flat Or Inverted Nipples
 

Nipples Sore From Breastfeeding? Follow Some Of Our Rescue Remedies 

One common and frequent complaint that breastfeeding mothers have is of sore nipples. It is normal in the first week or so of breastfeeding to experience discomfort, pain or tenderness when the baby first latches on to the breast. Ideally, it should last for a few seconds. But when high levels of pain last throughout the feeding,…

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Nipples Sore From Breastfeeding? Follow Some Of Our Rescue Remedies 
 

Breastfeeding Positions And Latch

Latch Latching is the first step and the most crucial step of breastfeeding. A good latch is very important for a good feeding and is responsible for a strong bond between a mother and her baby. While feeding her baby, a mother must always be aware of signs of hunger such as irritation, sucking fingers…

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Breastfeeding Positions And Latch
 

Necrotizing Enterocolitis

It is a disease of the intestines in which infection and later swelling of the inner lining of the intestines occur. This leads to the formation of a hole, and then leakage of the intestinal content into the abdomen and the rest of the body with the death of the intestinal tissue. After the death…

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Necrotizing Enterocolitis
 

Breastfeeding And Thrush

Thrush, also known as candidiasis, is a yeast or fungal infection that may occur commonly among breastfeeding mothers. It is caused by a variety of fungus known as Candida albicans. It may cause infection in the body, especially in the skin and mouth, but it is kept in check because of the presence of other…

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Breastfeeding And Thrush
 

Obstacles that breastfeeding mothers face and how to get over them

Introduction Breastfeeding is a natural process which is healthy for the baby and is beneficial for the mother as well. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends breastfeeding a newborn baby exclusively for 6 months and then up to one year by supplementing it with other foods. In spite of this and the best intentions of…

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Obstacles that breastfeeding mothers face and how to get over them
 

A Healthy Diet For A Breastfeeding Mom

Breastfeeding is a period for nourishing your newborn baby up to his or her first year of life. It is also a time for bonding between a mother and her child. Many breastfeeding mothers wonder what kind of diet they should follow during this period. There is no major change needed for a breastfeeding mother’s…

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A Healthy Diet For A Breastfeeding Mom