Kellie’s story – breastfeeding success with her second baby

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Every breastfeed is a success

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Smooth as a baby’s bum – how you can safely prevent...

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Breastfeeding, a baby led journey

I love to research, so when I became pregnant, breastfeeding was one of many exciting new topics of discovery. I joined the Australian Breastfeeding Association and raided the...

How Gina boosted her mama milk for twins

A little over a year ago I gave birth to two healthy twin boys via C-Section after a nightmare of not being able to give birth naturally because...

Breastfeeding – it’s a confidence game (and you have got this,...

What could be more affirming to your confidence than gazing into the deep navy blue eyes of your newborn, knowing that everything he needs comes from you –...

Safe bed-sharing – how breastfeeding mothers can get more sleep

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Breasting out all over – preventing and treating breast engorgement

At first, your newborn’s feeds will be colostrum, a yellowish fluid high in antibodies and important elements that prime your baby’s immune system and protect him against infections.  ...

The Magical Power of Mother’s Milk – and it’s not just...

It’s not just the milk your baby drinks that can boost her health – mothers the world over have used breast-milk as a cure-all for minor aches and...

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