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.

Can You Dye Your Hair While Breastfeeding?

Can You Dye Your Hair While Breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding is a delicate phase in every mom's life. You need to pay attention to all chemicals to use. Can you dye your hair while breastfeeding? Find the answers here.
Can You Get Botox While Breastfeeding?

Can You Get Botox While Breastfeeding?

Botox is used to treat conditions such as cerebral palsy, migraines, neck spasms, and even strabismus. But, Can you get Botox while breastfeeding? Find the answers here.
Can You Smoke Weed While Breastfeeding?

Can You Smoke Weed While Breastfeeding?

Using marijuana could also help some women go through the months of pregnancy more comfortable. However, can you smoke weed while breastfeeding? Find out here.
Can you donate blood while breastfeeding?

Can You Donate Blood While Breastfeeding?

If you want to donate blood as a nursing mother, you should know that the regulations in your country. But, can you donate blood while breastfeeding?
Can You Take Amoxicillin While Breastfeeding?

Can You Take Amoxicillin While Breastfeeding?

There are illnesses caused by different bacterial infections that require treatment with antibiotics. Can you take Amoxicillin while breastfeeding?
Can You Breastfeed If You Have A Cold?

Can You Breastfeed If You Have A Cold?

Getting a cold, the flu, or an infection during your breastfeeding months can be a concern for any mother. But, can you breastfeed if you have a cold?
Can you shake breast milk?

Can You Shake Breast Milk?

You will hear different opinions regarding shaking the breastmilk. But, can you shake breast milk? Does shaking breast milk cause gas? Find the answers here.
After pumping how soon can I breastfeed

After Pumping How Soon Can I Breastfeed?

Pumping regularly can maintain your milk supply constant and storing milk for future meals. After pumping how soon can I breastfeed? Find the answers here.
How to keep baby from getting sick when mom is?

How to keep baby from getting sick when mom is?

Getting sick when you have to take constant care of your baby is never a desirable situation. How to keep baby from getting sick when mom is. Find the answers here.
What can I take for a headache while breastfeeding?

What Can I Take For A Headache While Breastfeeding?

If you are wondering what can I take for a headache while breastfeeding, then read on as this page provides the info on the ways to reduce the headache.

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