Recent Posts by Renee Kam IBCLC

Introducing Solids Early Won’t Help Your Baby Sleep Better

New parents might wonder whether introducing solids early will help their baby sleep longer. This article looks at why early solids isn't the best choice. Read More


6 Factors Linked To Babies Given Formula In Hospital: Study

Breastmilk is the optimal food for babies but formula supplementation begins very early, often in hospital. Read More

5 Ways Partners Can Be Part Of The Breastfeeding Process

Breastfeeding might seem to be the exclusive domain of new mamas, but partners can help. Here are 5 ways partners can be part of the breastfeeding process. Read More


New Immune Cells Found In Breastmilk: Study

Science is only just beginning to understand what nature has already known for eons: breastmilk provides more than just nutrition. Read More


4 Things You Can Do If You’re Not Ready To Wean

Breastfeeding can be a rewarding and empowering experience, so what can you do if you’re not ready to wean? Here are 4 things to think about. Read More

Can Antibiotics Lower Breastmilk Supply? 3 Things To Know

If you are worried you’re not making enough milk for your baby, you’re not alone. Can antibiotics lower breastmilk supply? Here are 3 things to know. Read More


Study Claims Early Formula Supplementation Helps Breastfeeding: 4 Things To Know

A new research paper claims early formula supplementation helps breastfeeding. But first, here are 4 things you should know. Read More

New Research Finds Soy Formula Impacts Babies Hormones

Leading health organisations recommend breastfeeding. But if babies are given formula, what should parents choose? Read about research into soy formulas. Read More


4 Reasons Why Breastfeeding Mothers With Influenza Shouldn’t Be Separated From Their Babies

The CDC contradicts other health organisations when it recommends breastfeeding mothers with influenza should be separated from their babies. Read More

Breastfeeding And Alcohol – Study Says Moderate Alcohol Consumption Is Ok

New mothers are often given conflicting advice and opinions about breastfeeding and alcohol. New research gives the go ahead to enjoy a glass of wine. Read More




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