Breastfeeding Basics

Breastfeeding, aka nursing, can be daunting for expecting and new moms, especially if you haven’t done it before.

No doubt that you will have myriad questions running in your mind:

  • How to get my newborn to latch properly?
  • How do I know that my newborn is nursing enough?
  • How long should I nurse on each side?
  • What foods to avoid while breastfeeding?
  • How to encourage the infant to nurse more?
  • How to wean my child?
  • Is there any meetup group for nursing moms?
  • Who are lactation consultants? Do I need one?

…and many more.

Overwhelmed, frustrated, tired, moms need answers for their questions without being judged or ridiculed. No question is too simple or silly to be asked.

The resources page in this site will be continuously updated with links to various resources in your local communities. These resources will help you with this lovely phase of your life by experienced moms who have done this, learned from their experiences and willing to pass the knowledge to other moms.

Babies Spitting Up After Nursing

Babies Spitting Up After Nursing – What To Do?

If your little one is spitting up after nursing, the first thing you need to know is that this is normal. Find solutions for babies spitting up after nursing here.
How many calories should I eat when breastfeeding?

How Many Calories Should I Eat When Breastfeeding?

During the breastfeeding months, your body works hard to produce the milk your baby needs. But, how many calories should I eat when breastfeeding? Find answers here.
What Happens To Your Body When You Stop Breastfeeding?

What Happens To Your Body When You Stop Breastfeeding?

Just like your body suffers changes when you begin to breastfeed, there will be new changes. But, what happens to your body when you stop breastfeeding? Find here.
When to pump if breastfeeding every 2 hours?

When To Pump If Breastfeeding Every 2 Hours?

If you are breastfeeding regularly, you will have to adapt your pumping schedule to your nursing schedule. But, when to pump if breastfeeding every 2 hours?
Can You Get A Tattoo When Breastfeeding?

Can You Get A Tattoo When Breastfeeding?

Tattoos are fun, and they can carry a lot of meaningful value. However, can you get a tattoo when breastfeeding? Are they any risks? Explore the answers here.

Can You Take Pepto Bismol While Breastfeeding?

One of the most common treatments for digestive problems is Pepto- Bismol. But can you take Pepto Bismol while breastfeeding? Find the answers here.
Can I Get A Flu Shot While Breastfeeding

Can I Get A Flu Shot While Breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding could put limitations on your life. You have to watch your diet, your medication, & your hygiene norms. Can I get flu shot while breastfeeding?
Can You Eat Sushi Whilst Breastfeeding?

Can You Eat Sushi Whilst Breastfeeding?

Some foods tend to have a controversial aspect regarding their safety for nursing moms. One such food is Sushi. So, can you eat sushi whilst breastfeeding?
Can you take birth control while breastfeeding?

Can You Take Birth Control While Breastfeeding?

You just had a baby, and most likely the last thing on your mind is having a second one too soon. But, can you take birth control while breastfeeding? Find the answers here.
Can You Eat Honey While Breastfeeding?

Can You Eat Honey While Breastfeeding?

Honey is a delicious treat for everyone, and it is an excellent replacement for sugar. But, can you eat honey while breastfeeding? Find the answers here.

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