Breastfeeding oversupply and a forceful letdown

Oversupply of breast milk Oversupply is a very common breastfeeding problem and needs careful management to help your baby enjoy feeding much better. Some mums have such a huge supply that their baby struggles to feed properly. The baby is 'drowning' and choking and...

Baby falls asleep breastfeeding

Frequent night waking and feeding to sleep Once your baby is over 4 months and he falls asleep breast feeding at bedtime you are likely to experience frequent night waking. It's all to do with the 4 month wonder week and the 4 month sleep regression has hit. Babies...

Longterm demand feeding may be doing harm

Feeding schedules and demand feeding Demand feeding has become an overused and misinterpreted phrase. Formula fed babies are rarely demand fed. It’s mainly breast-fed babies. Whilst this is a good thing in the early months, to establish and increase supply. It’s not...

Link between ear infections, bottle feeding & pacifiers

Comfort sucking with milk in bottles Many babies are left with a bottle of milk in their cot. Parents do this in an attempt to reduce their disturbed sleep. Also hoping the toddler will help themselves in the middle of the night. However the health issues it can cause...