Today, we embark on a journey to understand the transformative impact of doula care on breastfeeding success and support. In a society that is gradually recognizing and embracing diverse family structures, the role of doulas has become increasingly crucial in providing nurturing support during the beautiful journey of breastfeeding also called chestfeeding to use more inclusive language.
In this blog post, we’re going to explore the hardships of not feeling immediately attached to your baby after birth and the complications that can arise, particularly in the form of postpartum depression (PPD). So, let’s open up a conversation filled with empathy, understanding, and support.
Yay! You were able to successfully induce lactation! You may be getting drops to ounces, but you’ve got something and that is important to celebrate. As you are counting down the days to your baby’s arrival, you are likely wondering how you and your partner can schedule feeding times with your newborn. We are going to review what an ideal schedule might look like and how you can adjust that for your own specific needs.
As we celebrate the diversity of family structures, it’s essential to recognize and embrace the unique experiences that individuals and couples go through during the postpartum period. If you were assigned female at birth and are having a baby, but aren’t the pregnant one, you may be interested in learning more about induced lactation. This is the process of having your body produce milk without being pregnant.
Hello there, fellow warriors of the working world and parenthood! If you’re reading this, congratulations are in order – you’ve successfully navigated the magical, sleep-deprived realm of parental leave and are now standing at the crossroads of returning to work. It’s an exciting yet nerve-wracking time, but fear not! In this blog post, we’ll delve into the delicate art of balancing career and parenting during the postpartum period.
Chestfeeding, a term used to describe the process of feeding an infant from the chest, is a beautiful and bonding experience for many parents. However, when you’re a plus-size parent, you may encounter unique challenges and concerns along the way. This blog post aims to provide you with valuable insights, tips, and techniques for successful chestfeeding as a plus-size parent. By addressing common issues and offering practical advice, we hope to support and empower plus-size parents on their chestfeeding journey.