Breastfeeding is recognized by the World Health Organization as the optimal way to feed a baby. Breastfeeding not only offers many health benefits to baby and nursing mother, it also has positive impact on the family, and ultimately the health-care system.
Breastfeeding is not easy for everyone, this is why nursing mothers need support from each one of us.
We extract the following infographics from WHO to show how all of us can support breastfeeding.
Most women are capable of producing more milk that their infants require, but half of them suffer from perceived inadequate milk supply due to incorrect method of breastfeeding or other external factors
Many mothers face the difficult choice of whether to continue breastfeeding after they return to their workplace. However, with adequate planning and adjustment, working mothers do not need to worry about not being able to breastfeed after returning to work. In this article, we provide tips that you can adopt right after your delivery to ensure that you will be able to continue breastfeeding your baby.