You may find that bottle feeding is the only alternative feeding method that works after exploring the other ways. Bottle feeding can be useful if the infant has difficulty opening their mouth to get good latch on the breast. A word of caution, babies who switch back and forth between bottle feeding and breast … [Read More...]
Not too long ago, it was almost unheard of for a mom to breastfeed and work full time. Formula feeding was the standard for working moms but now many moms are breastfeeding and working full time. Choosing to breastfeed no longer means sacrificing your career. Breast pumps are more affordable and easier to purchase. You … [Read More...]
During pregnancy, an unborn baby ingests amniotic fluid and excretes it daily, which passes through the mother’s kidneys and urination. This built-up of material is called meconium and is the first stool a baby passes (1a).
Sometimes babies will pass their first stool, meconium, while they are still in utero. … [Read More...]