Looking at human society as a whole across history the average age of weaning a child fromt he breast has been between the ages of two to four.
Until the twentieth century children in China and Japan breastfed until ages of four or five. In 1967 anthropologist Margaret Mead collaborated with breastfeeding … [Read More...]
The best way to thaw breast milk is to let it sit in the refrigerator overnight. It will thaw slowly and consistently over about a twelve hour period. If your child has an immediate need then you can also place the frozen milk in a pan of warm water and change the water frequently.
If you need to warm your breast … [Read More...]
Here is a fun breastfeeding acronym spelling out some popular breastfeeding benefits. It is very popular in the Philippines as a way to promote breastfeeding.
This acronym will help you remember some of the advantages of breastfeeding. The benefits of breastfeeding are far to numerous to list in this format. I have … [Read More...]