That’s a wrap! The science of swaddling

Source: https://blog.aboutamazon.com.au/amazon-in-australia/thats-a-wrap-the-science-of-swaddling Presents of any kind are that much better when carefully wrapped, and your baby is no exception. I can never emphasise strongly enough to parents the importance of wrapping their babies in the early months, and there’s a very sound reason for this. For 9 months your baby lived in a very, very […]

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The Skeptical OB – Midwife disciplined for telling the TRUTH about breastfeeding

Midwife disciplined for telling the TRUTH about breastfeeding I’ve written over and over again about the way that lactation professionals lie to women, promoting breastfeeding over the wellbeing of mothers and babies. Every time a lactation professional claims insufficient breastmilk is rare when it is common, she lies. Every time a lactation professional claims second […]

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Baby Feeding FAQs

What is cluster feeding? Is it normal? When does it happen and how long does it last? Cluster feeding is a term given to a ‘constant session of breastfeeding’ – that is the baby seems to feed, feed, feed endlessly usually in the early evening. It is a term for what seems like never ending […]

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Customised Feeding Plan

Feeding your newborn.  Have informed options before giving birth. We all hear about birth plans and try and make informed choices about how we want the baby to enter the world; however, in many cases, things don’t always go to plan.  This is the same for feeding your newborn.  As a midwife for over 42 years, […]

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