Friday, October 11

Breastfeeding Forum

Breastfeeding and breast care

Breastfeeding Forum
Breastfeeding has several benefits for both mother and baby. Breast milk, besides containing many important nutrients for the development of the newborn, also has antibodies that help fight infections. Similarly, breastfeeding is not just nurturing. The contact between mother and child during breastfeeding enables the strengthening of bond between them. During the first six months of life, the baby does not need any food other than breast milk. In addition to meeting all nutritional needs at this stage, non-nutritive breast suction is essential to impart peace of mind to the newly arrived being. Despite the many advantages already mentioned, many people find it difficult during breastfeeding. Cracks, incorrect grip and anatomical issues of the breast itself can interfere with this pr...