Colostrum has multiple benefits for a baby's health and should be the first food give to a baby after birth.
A cleft occurs because the tissues of the baby’s face and mouth don’t fuse (link) properly.
It is possible to have an oversupply of milk.
Worried about whether you are feeding the child enough? Look for the signs that your child gives.
It is important to breastfeed a child till 1 year. It is not advisable to give formula milk before the age of 1 year.
Mastitis is an inflammation of the breast due to ineffective draining of milk.
New mothers might worry about breast engorgement but there is nothing to worry about much.
It is very rare that mothers have to deal with less breastmilk production. Nevertheless, there are always ways to deal with it.
Improper latching leads to an underweight child. Hence it is important to make sure that your child is latched well.