Breastfeeding

breastfeeding- categoryBreastfeeding is the most intimate moment between a mother and her child. So it is understandable that you may have a few worries, whether that be going back to work and breastfeeding at the same time, or whether you are producing enough milk for your little one. Not to worry as we have all the solutions to your breastfeeding problems.

Read our top breastfeeding stories here: 

How to express and store breast milk

Sioned Hilton answers your breastfeeding questions While it’s often best to aim for breast, there are times when you might want or need to express your milk. Firstly, you will need to establish what kind...

Why do women get white nipples after breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding consultant and maternity nurse Deearna Withey discusses nipple blanching and why this happens Nipples turning white (known as nipple blanching) can occur after feeding and is due to the blood flow to the nipple...

Is your baby sleeping at feeding time?

Breastfeeding consultant and maternity nurse Deearna Withey discusses how to avoid your baby falling asleep during a feed Getting into a feeding routine can be a daunting task for a new mum. Many mums can...
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Health: Everything You Need to Know About Breastfeeding

While for some breastfeeding does come naturally, for many the first few days can be a struggle to say the least

Breastfeeding: Medela’s Soothing Saviours

If you experience tenderness, pain or discomfort due to dry or sore nipples during breastfeeding, look no further

Dining Out: Breastfeeding in Public

As yet another woman is censored for breastfeeding in public, Becky Dickinson sticks up for breasts...
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Breastfeeding Welcome in Islington

Islington is fast becoming one of the best places to breastfeed your baby in the capital. Islington is the latest place to introduce the Breastfeeding Welcome scheme, a campaign to encourage public venues to welcome...

Is there a link between obesity and formula fed children?

A recent study carried out by the MRC Childhood Nutrition Research Centre has suggested a link between obesity and formula fed children. However, experts have critiscised the study as it  focused on fat...

Once More Unto the Breast

As Joanne Robinson readies herself for her last ever breast feed she reflects on the good times, the bad times and the levels of public indecent exposure. The six month mark has passed...

Breastfeeding

Geraldine Miskin - Breastfeeding specialist Getting breastfeeding to work for you and your family, takes practice and patience. Here is some practical advice to get you started on a loving and enjoyable journey...