Breastfeeding FYI

Too Much Intervention?

Often in our attempt to help the breastfeeding mom, we inadvertently set the stage for insecurities as we question the baby’s normal response and reactions to the initial first days. Although it is a fine line to walk, I have decided over the years that on many occasions it may…

Vitamin D Supplements with Breast Milk

The American Academy of Pediatrics has recently stated “infants who are breastfed exclusively should receive Vitamin D supplements to prevent rickets, a bone-weakening disease that doctors say may be increasing.” “The supplementation of 200 units of Vitamin D should begin at two months and continue until baby begins daily feedings…
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