Common breastfeeding concerns of new moms, especially during the first few weeks and months are often related to overcoming the challenges of breastfeeding. Some of the perceived challenges of breastfeeding may include:
Personal Comfort - Does it hurt to breastfeed? Breastfeeding may feel a little awkward in the … [Read More...]
Pumped Breast Milk Storage
Use only clean containers to store pumped breast milk. Screw top bottles and hard plastic cups with tight caps work well. Stay away from ordinary plastic bags or formula bags for storing pumped breast milk.
Use sealed and chilled pumped breast milk within 24 hours if possible. Discard … [Read More...]
Some strategies and suggestions you may encounter while breastfeeding may not actually help at all and overall may exasperate the very problem they seek to resolve.
Letting your breasts refill before feeding - first your breasts create milk on demand and are always ready to provide your child with nourishment. … [Read More...]