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  • Galactagogues Explained

    What are galactagogues and how do they work? Waking up at wee hours of the day, changing diapers constantly, and breastfeeding—these are just some...
  • Breastfeeding and Immunity: What You Need to Know

    Breastmilk is a wonderful thing. Not only does it feed your baby and provide him with the right amount of nutrients, but it also gives him or her protection against diseases. During the last three months of pregnancy, mothers start passing on antibodies to their child through the placenta, in a process called passive immunity. Antibodies, also called immunoglobulins, are proteins that the immune system develops to fight and destroy harmful invaders or antigens like disease-causing parasites, viruses, and bacteria, as well as cell changes such as those caused by cancer cells.
  • Alcohol and Breastfeeding: Is It a Good Mix?

    For those first-time parents, they may be overly cautious about everything when it comes to the care of their child. That's completely understandab...
  • The Truth about Comfort Feeding or Nursing

    Comfort feeding or nursing is letting your child drink your breastmilk even though they don't need to. Sometimes, mothers also comfort feed to make...
  • 5 Simple Ways on How Dads Can Help in Breastfeeding

    Moms may be the ones capable of 'manufacturing' or producing liquid gold. But it doesn't mean that the sole responsibility of feeding a child should be all on them. Fathers could also be of help when it comes to this matter.
  • 6 Tips to Increase Milk Supply

    Breastfeeding comes with a ton of amazing benefits for you and your baby. But breastfeeding is also complicated — there are times that we have low breast milk supply. It happens to some of us. It can be a result of inadequate food and fluid intake, high-stress levels or fatigue, and many other things in between.
  • 6 Things Every New Mom should Know about Breastfeeding

    New moms, breastfeeding doesn’t come as naturally as you might think. But it doesn't mean you can’t work your way up to know how to do it successfully. Here, we compiled some things you should know to overcome the challenges that breastfeeding may bring.
  • 8 Amazing Benefits of Breastfeeding Your Baby

    Every mother wants what is best for her baby.  

    Like me, I will do everything to ensure my children’s health is perfect. And this pledge to be the best mom started right away the time I decided to breastfeed rather than use formula milk for the first months of my children. 

    Hoping for the best beginning for your baby? We got you covered! 

    Check out this list of scientific-based perks of breastfeeding that will ensure a safer and more enjoyable journey for you and your loved ones. 

  • 10 Self-care Ideas for Tired Mommies

    There’s no way around it: Life can be stressful even on your best days. As a mother, you may find you have a little you-time to relax and refresh. Between the multiple activities you're always facing, when will you even find the time or energy to do anything for yourself?