You may have heard that during your pregnancy you need to prepare your nipples for breastfeeding. Some suggestions for nipple preparation are to rub your nipples with a towel or to continually try to express breast milk before your child is even born. The idea of nipple preparation during pregnancy can be added to a … [Read More...]
Pregnancy and lactation are quite compatible and continued breastfeeding helps the older child feel secure during a time of change.
During your pregnancy you and your toddler will have to accommodate some changes. Beginning about the fourth month of pregnancy your breast milk may decrease in volume and begin to … [Read More...]
You and your child will know when it is time to wean from the breast. Here are ten circumstances that may not necessarily be a good reason to wean:
A breastfeeding problem you haven't solved. A mother in the midst of a breastfeeding crisis can genuinely feel as if the situation is hopeless. If you have yet to … [Read More...]