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The power of breastmilk

Did you know...


▪️Breastmilk is species specific - meaning it's the PERFECT composition of carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, minerals, growth factors and immunological factors that are needed for your child.


▪️ It's composition changes to meet the growing needs of your baby: during a feed, throughout the day and as your baby matures.


▪️It promotes a healthy microbiome resulting in a protective immune system.


▪️ It's protective against pathogens via targeted immunoglobulins, specific proteins and fats.


▪️It promotes gut maturation.


▪️It's easily digested.


▪️It eases pain.


▪️ It provides comfort.


▪️ It's sleep inducing.


▪️It promotes the development of the central nervous system.


and...


▪️It's protective against SIDS, oral cavities, T1DM, T2DM, coeliac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, obesity, asthma, MS and food allergies.


The power of breastmilk continuously BLOWS 💥 my mind.


If you'd like to know more about breastfeeding, join me for a 3 hour Workshop where we discuss:

- The benefits of breastfeeding.

- Basic physiology of how breastfeeding works.

- Positioning and attatchment.

- What to expect in the first 6 weeks: how do I know my baby is getting enough?

- What to expect beyond 6 weeks.

- Troubleshooting common breastfeeding problems.

- How to hand express.




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