There was a post on the Lactivist Facebook wall recently by a mum who said her midwife had told her that her milk would be lower in calories during the afternoon. I hadn’t heard that before so I googled, and now I’m sharing it. This article by Gwen Dewar says
“Because fat constitutes . . . → Read More: Breastmilk varies in calories during the day and from mother to mother.
Neuner’s Organic Nursing Tea is made from a premium mixture of organic herbs and is the perfect drink whilst breastfeeding.
Ingredients: anise, fennel, verbena, caraway and fenugreek seeds organically grown herbs, 100% natural, no added flavourings 20 tea bags each with 2g (total of 40g)
Breast milk is the healthiest and most natural basis . . . → Read More: Organic Nursing Tea from Immergruen
Scientist says mother’s milk may play vital role in helping children ‘fulfil their genetic destiny’
By Susie Mesure
Sunday, 22 November 2009
Only 3 per cent of UK mothers still breastfeed at five months
Breast milk, long revered for the nutritional advantages it gives a newborn, could be just as vital in terms of . . . → Read More: Stem cells could be the secret reason why breast is best
“lovingly made in Bristols!”
About 52 minutes into the programme Britain’s Really Disgusting Food- Dairy the presenter Alex Riley pitches breastmilk to Asda as a viable alternative to cows milk.
The lady from Asda drinks a sample of breastmilk and says it is very interesting and she needs more research and costs. She seems very . . . → Read More: Mothers Milk pitched to Asda!
Women with a family history of breast cancer can cut their risk of developing the disease by breastfeeding, research has found.
By Rebecca Smith, Medical Editor Published: 9:00PM BST 10 Aug 2009
However the study found no link between breastfeeding and reduced risk fo cancer in those women without a history of breast cancer . . . → Read More: Breastfeeding cuts chance of breast cancer
The full article with working links can be found here:
Help! I don’t want to breastfeed.
Written by Bettina Forbes, CLC Brought to you by Best for Babes®
© 2008 by Best for Babes®, All Rights Reserved.
Well, neither did I–you can read my story below. Best for Babes understands how you feel, . . . → Read More: Brilliant Article about choosing to breastfeed (or not)
I found this great article about Breast Milk Homeopathyhere: http://amomsblog.wordpress.com/2008/01/03/breast-milk-cures/
Breast milk is just a great thing to have around for those daily bumps or mild illnesses. Got an ailment? Treat it with breast milk!
Here is a list of other uses for breast milk (other than feeding you child of course!)
Pink eye, eye . . . → Read More: Breastmilk Homeopathy