Breastfeeding difficulties faced by new mothers

Stress & Milk Secretion

Stress & Milk Secretion When a mother is scared, stressed, or anxious, the adrenaline released by her body system can inhibit oxytocin production. And since oxytocin is what causes milk to flow freely from breasts, adrenaline messes with milk secretion. Stress and...
How often baby should feed?

How often baby should feed?

Frequent Nursing Frequent nursing is normal in the early months mostly new-borns need to nurse at least 8 – 12 times per day. Frequent nursing is also needed for the following reasons : To nourish and grow a baby who has a stomach the size of his fist. To establish a...