breastfeeding

What to Do When Breastfeeding Hurts

Many women decide to breastfeed thanks to the numerous benefits it provides for both mother and child. However, it’s not uncommon to hear some mothers say that breastfeeding hurts. Although it’s typical to feel discomfort or sensitivity at first when…

Reasons to Breastfeed Your Baby

In this article, discover some of the amazing advantages of breastfeeding your baby. Nursing provides various health benefits for both mother and child, from nutrition to emotional and intellectual development. To breastfeed or not to breastfeed, that’s the question. This…

One Thing You Didn’t Know About Breastfeeding

Today on You Are Mom, we would like to share something you probably didn’t know about breastfeeding. Keep reading to discover what it is below. Breastfeeding is one of the most intimate, warm and memorable moments a woman experiences upon…

Benefits of Breastfeeding for Mother and Child

In today’s article we’d like to talk about some of the many health benefits of breastfeeding for both mothers and their babies. Many mothers can’t decide between breastfeeding and using formula. Also, some mothers can’t breastfeed for various reasons and…

Can You Lose Weight While Breastfeeding?

Studies show we can actually lose weight while breastfeeding due to the production of breast milk. As such, there’s no reason for nursing to prevent us from losing the weight we gained naturally during pregnancy. Some women easily lose weight…

The Father’s Role in Breastfeeding

The father’s role in breastfeeding is today’s topic for discussion. Fathers play a fundamental role in a growing family, yet their role is often unfairly relegated to a secondary position. Becoming a parent is certainly one of the most wonderful moments…

Should I Wake Up My Baby To Feed Them?

While we are adapting to our newborn’s routines, everything is easier. However, we may face many doubts in the first few days, such as: How and when should I feed them? Should I wake up my baby to feed them? Breastfeeding…

Pros and Cons of Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is fundamental for babies and a very important decision when it comes to their health. That’s why we’ll discuss some of the pros and cons of breastfeeding below. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American Medical Association (AMA),…

Is Prolonged Breastfeeding Harmful to Mothers?

When a mother breastfeeds for more than nine months, she often encounters a lot of criticism from family members, friends and the general public. That social pressure is undoubtedly one of the greatest difficulties of prolonged breastfeeding, and it gets worse for…

Tricks for Increasing Breast Milk Production

Many mothers complain because they think their breast milk production isn’t enough to meet their baby’s needs. During the breastfeeding period, women often resort to home remedies to try to increase their milk supply. But these remedies are usually ineffective…

Yes To Breastfeeding! Learn All The Benefits

The best feeding option on the whole planet is the one that begins with breastfeeding during the first hour of life. It’s a scientifically proven fact. Exclusive breastfeeding for six full months offers the baby the necessary nutrients and antibodies…

Do You Know the Kassing Method?

Today we’re going to explain the Kassing method, which is highly beneficial for the little ones. Keep reading to discover its uses and how to put it into practice. What is the Kassing method? The Kassing method is a technique…

Tips for Breastfeeding After A Cesarean

“We will have to do a cesarean” – these are words that almost no expectant mom is happy to hear. Having a baby is something that most women want to experience fully and consciously. We want to push and help…

How to Properly Extract and Store Breast Milk

Learning to extract and store breast milk has many advantages. Having breast milk that has been correctly stored can be extremely helpful in case you need to be away from your baby. If you need to be separated from your child…

5 Things You May Not Know About Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is the perfect way of feeding babies. Breast milk not only contains all the nutrients that babies need but also provides perfect nutritional balance and antibodies. In addition to being the most natural way to feed babies, breastfeeding also…

Dehydration in Breastfed Babies

Dehydration can become a serious problem in babies who are breastfeeding. You should be aware of the symptoms to address it as soon as possible. Your baby’s body is made up of around 75% water. The problem is that babies are…

Powdered Breast Milk: Coming Soon

A mother’s milk is a natural product that happens to be one of the most important substances for human life. Breast milk offers the best natural mix of nutrients that a baby needs for the first months of their life. Sometimes,…