Breast Milk Banking And Donors During COVID-19 : Can the Effects Be Recovered?

Milk banks store breastmilk for newborns whose mums can’t breastfeed them. Usually, the banks collect expressed breastmilk from pre-screened mums, who have a plentiful milk supply. The collected breastmilk is pasteurized. It is then ready to be given to babies who most need the benefits of breastmilk. The babies who need it may be unwell, premature, or unable to breastfeed.Continue reading “Breast Milk Banking And Donors During COVID-19 : Can the Effects Be Recovered?”

How To Get More Breast Milk Every Time: 7 Ways To Increase Your Stores

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Breastfeeding And Galactagogues: Mamas, Lets Make More Milk!

I have nursed four babies and have never needed to take anything to boost my milk supply. However, I am aware that there may be some of you out there who may need a little help. First, what is a galactagogue?   It is a long word meaning “a substance that increases milk supply”. Herbs and medications thatContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Galactagogues: Mamas, Lets Make More Milk!”

Breastfeeding And Jaunice: Is Breastfeeding My Baby Ruined?

Hello Mamas! Its me again bringing you another dynamic topic- jaundice in breastfeeding babies. I am sure most of you have heard about this topic before. For those of you who have not heard about it or do not know what it is about, I will give you the full brunt of it right inContinue reading “Breastfeeding And Jaunice: Is Breastfeeding My Baby Ruined?”

Over Supply Breast Milk Supply: Let’s Get A Balance Here!

Whoever thought that having too much breastmilk would be a problem for a mother and her baby? Unfortunately it can. While low milk supply can be a problem so can over milk supply. Before going into the midwifery profession, I never imagined that there was even a problem. Mama, I really do not want youContinue reading “Over Supply Breast Milk Supply: Let’s Get A Balance Here!”

Breast Milk Safety – Proofing: Easy Mama’s Guide!

Your awesome breast milk — liquid gold — I know is probably more precious to you than many things in life right now except for your baby. So, now you are established in breastfeeding. You know how precious this liquid is, and you also know that you must safeguard its potency. You should know thatContinue reading “Breast Milk Safety – Proofing: Easy Mama’s Guide!”

Breastfeeding: Easy Tips On Improving your Chances Of Success!

Your chances to succeed with breastfeeding often has a lot to do with your knowledge, determination and commitment to keep trying until you perfect it. Breastfeeding is the God- Given gift that only you can give your baby therefore see it as an honor to embrace. With this in mind, you should do all you … Continue reading Getting Started with Breastfeeding: Improving your Success