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HIGH LIPASE

  EXPRESSED BREASTMILK SMELL ODD? A soapy smell or taste? Breastmilk contains an enzyme called lipase it helps to break down fats for the baby to easily digest. Some mothers have an excess of the enzyme lipase which causes breakdown of fats soon after... Continue reading

NIGHT TIME BREASTFEEDING

Many mums are exhausted after the birth of their newborn and the constant needs of a baby. Many mums wake up in the early days feeling as though they have not slept at all. Sleep deprivation is real and is one of most difficult... Continue reading

LACTATION 101

Breastfeeding is the best source of nutrition for your baby. The World Health Organization recommends exclusively breastfeeding up to 6 months of age with continued breastfeeding along with appropriate complementary foods up to 2 years of age or beyond. Breastmilk is a living fluid,... Continue reading