Preparing for Breastfeeding
Conflicting advice is often quoted around breastfeeding and what may appear to be conflicting isn’t always: what your baby needs changes every day from the day he is born. These changes occur radically within the first 3 weeks and to be forewarned with knowledge... More...
Research shows that most mothers have made up their minds about whether or not to breastfeed before becoming pregnant and some mothers also decide how long they wish to feed beforehand. This decision may be influenced by factors such as previous exposure to breastfeeding through family and friends, understanding of the benefits of breastfeeding and personal views on what is a manageable amount of breastfeeding to do or what you consider to be ‘enough’. More...