Breastfeeding Facts and Advice
Breastfeeding can help give your baby the best start in life. For some, it comes naturally, for others, it can be a bit more challenging. And we totally understand how frustrating that might be!
Here is some of our best advice for breastfeeding moms. From breastfeeding basics, to helping you figure out and solve any problems you might be facing, we are here for you. At eumom, we advise that you take each day at a time and remember, it takes practice, determination and so much effort, but it's so worth it!
Research shows that breastfeeding is the best source of nutrition for babies and it has lots of health benefits for moms too. To help optimise milk production, focus on achieving a healthy balanced diet and lifestyle.
Breast milk has everything your baby needs for healthy development in the first months of life. Sometimes, breastfeeding can be hard and frustrating for new moms to know what they are supposed to be doing.
A lovely video for National Breastfeeding Week by Clare Boyle from breastfeedingconsultant.ie. Irish moms describe what breastfeeding means to them, with one mom describing it as “liquid love”.
Got some extra tips you've picked up along the way, or any concerns you'd like to share? Feel free to comment below.