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Feeding

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How to decide when to stop breastfeeding

How long should you breastfeed? You can breastfeed for as long as you and your baby want to. Making the decision on when to stop breastfeeding is an important one.

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My baby is not gaining weight

Baby weight gain concerns: here we look at what to do if you’re breastfeeding and your baby is not gaining weight or is only gaining weight slowly.

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Sore nipples when breastfeeding

Sore nipples when breastfeeding can be a problem in the early days and beyond. This article outlines causes of sore nipples and suggests methods to ease the pain.

About breastfeeding

This article explains how breast milk is produced by mums and describes various aspects of breastfeeding related to feeding frequency and changes in your milk.

Why breastfeed? Benefits of breastfeeding

Read about the advantages and benefits of breastfeeding for mother and baby. Information about nutrition and baby instincts including rooting and seeking skin-to-skin contact

Formula feeding: What's in infant formula milk?

Here we look at what’s in infant formula with information on the differences between brands.

Breastfeeding and good attachment: How-to-guide

This article explains why good attachment is important when breastfeeding your baby. Read about tips to ‘latch your baby on’ when breastfeeding.

Bottle feeding your baby

Here we discuss bottle feeding with information and tips on how to bottle feed your baby and introducing a bottle.

Constipation in babies

Here we answer questions about constipation in babies with information on baby constipation remedies and relief, how to help a newborn and what not to give them.

Breastfeeding tips - how much, how often?

This article provides breastfeeding tips, with information on breast milk production, knowing when to feed your baby and how much milk a baby needs.

Is my baby feeding well and getting enough milk?

New parents often worry about whether their baby is feeding well. We provide answers to questions, such as how much milk a baby should drink and more.

Breastfeeding: my baby is biting me

Sometimes children can use their teeth during breastfeeding. Biting can start as soon as your baby gets teeth so it’s good to know how to stop your child.