Breastfeeding

Can You Breastfeed When You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out?

If you have issues with your wisdom teeth, sometimes they need to come out sooner rather than later. If you’re breastfeeding it’s often a worry as to whether you can continue. Luckily – you can! Even if you have to…

I Don’t Support Breastfeeding If…

Lately I’ve been feeling emotionally blackmailed about breastfeeding. I keep hearing the same sentence with a different choice thrown in, a sentence that makes me cringe inside, because it seems to be SO prejudiced towards HOW I breastfeed. The sentences…

How Can I Make My Breastmilk Dry Up?

If you’ve chosen to bottle feed, lost a baby or have weaned your baby, the biggest remaining problem can be the milk left in your breasts. Not feeding can lead to engorgement, pain and even mastitis, so it’s very important…

How Many Baby Bottles Do I Need To Buy?

Whether you plan to breastfeed or bottlefeed, chances are you’ll need bottles at some stage. Here’s a guide to deciding how many to buy in each size, for varying ages and needs. Planning for baby can be a complicated process.…

How Do I Know If I Have A Low Supply Of Breastmilk?

The most important thing to remember about breastfeeding is that it is supply and demand. This means that the more often your baby feeds, the more milk your body is designed to produce. The reverse applies to – the less you…