is it okay to breastfeed my child if i have cold   


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cold and breastfeeding
The common cold virus does not pass on to your baby through breastmilk. Instead, because you are so close to your baby most of the time, your baby might get infected because the common cold virus is contagious. Hence, if anyone in the house has a cold or cough, the baby might get it too because of closeness to the baby and the baby’s weak immune system.

Breastfeeding Schedule

Worried about whether you are feeding the child enough? Look for the signs that your child gives.

Breastfeeding a child with cleft lip/palate

A cleft occurs because the tissues of the baby’s face and mouth don’t fuse (link) properly.

Breastfeeding after a C-section

Breastfeeding after having a C-section delivery can be difficult due to the painful wound.