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
 

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
 

Why Is Breastfeeding In The First Hour Of Life Important

In today’s day and age, it is impossible to overlook the importance of breastfeeding. The topmost international health-promoting organizations are moving together in order to focus on why and how breastfeeding is essential for newborn babies, especially when it comes to early initiation of breastfeeding. The first feed of a baby should be colostrum and…

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Why Is Breastfeeding In The First Hour Of Life Important
 

When Will My Milk Come In?

Pregnancy brings along with it a lot of questions and worries for would-be mothers. There are a lot of changes in the body, an understanding of which helps to know what to expect and how to deal with them. One major area of concern is regarding breastfeeding. Let us look at the timing of milk…

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When Will My Milk Come In?