Tag: breastfeeding

Breastfeeding and Pumping 101

Are you planning on breastfeeding? While nursing your infant is a natural act and ability that a mother has, it takes a lot of planning, a bit of know-how, some support, and even some shopping. If you plan to continue […]

Real support for breastfeeding parents

Andrea Syms-Brown is an IBCLC, a board-certified lactation consultant, that practices breastfeeding support in New York City and globally. Andrea is an IBCLC, which is a board-certified lactation consultant. She joined us to talk about how we can better support […]

What mom needs in the first weeks after birth

Shopping for baby clothes, completing a registry, and opening baby shower gifts are such fun parts of having a baby. Who doesn’t love tiny booties, onesies with clever prints, and Sofie the giraffe? Heck, even newborn diapers are cute! But […]

Expert breastfeeding tips

How can parents-to-be prepare themselves for breastfeeding (chestfeeding) ?  While still pregnant, parents-to-be can go to La Leche League Meetings and other breastfeeding support groups where they can see real parents feeding real babies! They will learn what obstacles they […]

The importance of proper alignment for breastfeeding

As a new parent, you may be aware of the mainstream approaches and resources available to support you. However, you may not be aware of alternative approaches and of what traditional medicine has to offer.  Did you know Chiropractic care […]

Co-sleeping explained

Deciding how the baby will sleep or co-sleep Sleep is one of the most talked about and argued about topics for new parents. Where a baby sleeps, how long a baby sleeps, and to sleep train or not to sleep […]

Expert Tips: Supporting breastfeeding in the early days

Simone’s Tips for supporting nursing in the early days New and expecting parents have many concerns around lactation: Will I produce enough milk? Will the baby latch properly? How will I return to my daily routine? and more. Tips Here are some […]