Nipple shape and breastfeeding

Nipple shape and breastfeeding

Did you know that one of the biggest concerns or obstacles to the successful breastfeeding can be the shape of your nipples? You may have heard about a “misfortune” if one is born with flat or inverted nipples. I’ll try to bring some positivity and...
Newborn Breast Crawl Instinct

Newborn Breast Crawl Instinct

If you are getting ready to greet your new family member and you plan to breastfeed/chestfeed them, you’ll probably are aware of the importance of a proper latch. A good latch will let the baby to transfer all the available milk and your nipples will stay sound....
How to achieve a perfect latch

How to achieve a perfect latch

 The latch is a fundament of your whole breastfeeding, not less! As you cannot build a house on a poor base, so you cannot have a successful breastfeeding having a poor latch. Life is not black and white, so neither the breastfeeding is, so you’ll definitely...
How to start your breastfeeding out right

How to start your breastfeeding out right

Happy World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) 2018 everyone! It’s one of our holidays shared with other health care professionals and breastfeeding/chestfeeding parent community. This time around it’s August 1-7 worldwide, although each country chooses its own date, so in...
What to do if I have a breast pain?

What to do if I have a breast pain?

Life without pain is truly priceless! So let’s discuss breast pain. If you have breasts and you are not nursing your baby, and you feel pain in your breast(s) – please see your doctor. However, if you were breastfeeding, but have stopped some time ago...
Can I visit Canada’s Wonderland while breastfeeding?

Can I visit Canada’s Wonderland while breastfeeding?

Recently I got a question is it safe to visit Canada’s Wonderland in Toronto or any amusement park while breastfeeding? So I had this question in mind when I visited it yesterday and tried all the most scariest, highest and toughest rides. So here is my 5 cents on the...