The 3 Best Breast Pumps For Home, Work and Occasional Use

The 3 Best Breast Pumps For Home, Work and Occasional Use

Sometimes, owning just 1 breast pump isn’t ideal. A superb electric machine may be fabulous at home, but if you suddenly have to pump when on a day out it most certainly will not be your go-to pump. I have just given birth to our 4th baby, and if breastfeeding and pumping over the years …

Why Breastfeed? Do you know what it does to your body?!

Why Breastfeed? Do you know what it does to your body?!

Today breastfeeding is all over the news. The Guardian Newspaper has the Headline ‘UK Attitudes To Breastfeeding Must Change, Experts say’. Well No-Shit Sherlock, we all know that. Whenever breastfeeding comes up in the media, and becomes a hot topic, I tend to shut off and back away. I don’t want to hear it. It …

Finding My Body’s Essentials As A Vegan Breastfeeding Mother

Finding My Body’s Essentials As A Vegan Breastfeeding Mother

I was nervous about starting my vegan challenge as a breastfeeding mum 30 days ago. I was concerned that I wouldn’t be able to find all of the essential vitamins and minerals that my body would need to create a good quality, satisfying milk. I quickly learnt however, that with a good varied diet including …

Lansinoh’s Expert Breastfeeding Tips for Surviving Christmas

Lansinoh’s Expert Breastfeeding Tips for Surviving Christmas

Christmas can be a stressful time for new mums especially when they’re learning the ropes when it comes to breastfeeding and having a house full can be tricky at the best of times. Katie Hilton, Health Professional Associate at Lansinoh, qualified midwife and health visitor knows all too well the common fears and frustrations that …

Lansinoh Supports World Breastfeeding Week 2013

Lansinoh Supports World Breastfeeding Week 2013

1st August – 7th August This year’s World Breastfeeding Week theme is Breastfeeding Support: Close to Mothers. One of the key objectives is to draw attention to the importance of peer support in helping mothers to establish and sustain breastfeeding*. What do mums say? NEW consumer statistics* from Lansinoh, breastfeeding experts, have highlighting the need …

M- Montgomery Tubercles

M- Montgomery Tubercles

For the letter M, I have written this short, and hopefully slightly informative blog about Montgomery’s Tubercles. When you are pregnant, the your nipples change… a lot! you may notice that the nipples darken, get bigger and sprout weird little bumps over the areola. These ‘spots’ are called Montgomery Tubercles. To keep your nipples supple and moisturised …