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Breastfeeding

1. Breast is best

Some mums will need advice and support in trying to achieve exclusive breastfeeding until their baby is six months old.

2. The benefits of breastfeeding

Breastfeeding has many benefits for both mum and baby, but what makes it so good?

3. Top tips for mum's nutrition

A woman needs to look after herself while pregnant and breastfeeding to give her baby the best possible start in life.

4. Why some mums don’t breastfeed

Unfortunately, some mums cannot – or choose not to – breastfeed for a variety of reasons.

5. Breastfeeding problems

If a mum is experiencing pain or discomfort, there may be latching issues and/or other difficulties.

6. Combination feeding

Some parents may wish to feed their baby using a combination of breastfeeding and bottle feeding.

7. Ask the experts

Breastfeeding is a complex and emotional subject, so here's what the experts say about common questions.

8. Key ingredients of milks

A number of ingredients are present in both breast and infant formula milks to ensure babies thrive.



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