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Breastfeeding Newborn Baby | The first days at home

Breastfeeding newborn baby — The first days breastfeeding at home can be tiring and challenging for both parents and your baby. Breastfed infants will continue to feed 8-12 times every 24 hours. Your infant’s stomach still hasn’t stretched too much so smaller, more frequent feedings is normal. At this point mom should be feeling some […]

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Milk Supply | How do I know there’s enough?

Milk supply — knowing there’s enough is a constant worry for many moms, dads, and grandmas too.  Sometimes we get to depending on “exactness” too much and should trust nature and our instincts.  When bottle feeding parents can “see” exactly what’s being taken by the infant.  When breast feeding many parents think it’s a “guess” […]

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Jaundice | Newborn Babies

So what is jaundice anyways and how will it affect your newborn?  Jaundice is a yellow undertone to the whites of the eyes and the skin. All of us break down red blood cells all day long. It’s the liver’s job to take that broken down red blood cell and process it for elimination. Jaundice […]

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