Friday October 24th 2014

‘Breastfeeding’ Archives

Breastfeeding and an economic conspiracy?

Breastfeeding and an economic conspiracy?

Note : we’re posting this article to highlight the damage that greed and clever marketing has done to breastfeeding statistics. Many mothers who choose formula make informed choices : but an equal number do not. Those in impoverished communities use up their [Read More]

Only 1.5% of South African women breastfeeding exclusively at 4 – 6 months

Only 1.5% of South African women breastfeeding exclusively at 4 – 6 months

Media Statement by the Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi 23 August 2011 GOVERNMENT ADOPTS BREASTFEEDING-ONLY INFANT FEEDING STRATEGY Distribution of breast milk substitute through health facilities to be discontinued First let me acknowledge the presence of Deputy [Read More]

My name is Beth and I’m a breastfeeder

My name is Beth and I’m a breastfeeder

I’m in the thick of a new breastfeeding relationship. A few years on and I’m doing it again. My last one ended after more than three years. Before I weaned my first child, I thought that I’d feel a celebratory zing at having my body back. But it was more [Read More]

Breastfeeding basics

Breastfeeding basics

Mother’s milk is the perfect food for your baby. It contains all the necessary nutrients to help her grow and develop. While breastfeeding is a natural biological process, it may feel like rocket science in the early days! Be patient – learning the art of breastfeeding [Read More]

Boobs Behaving Badly

Boobs Behaving Badly

BREASTFEEDING is a real pain when something goes wrong. Every mother has a tale to tell about cracked nipples, blocked ducts or alarming lumps the size of kiwi fruit. [Read More]

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New Lindt chocolate super-sweet, baby

New Lindt chocolate super-sweet, baby

TERRY COOPER reviews two new flavours from chocolate masters Lindt. I usually choose a chocolate with a soft filling, [Read More]

A Big Issue : non-profit street mag may crash and burn

A Big Issue : non-profit street mag may crash and burn

Proudly South African non-profit magazine, The Big Issue, is facing a funding crisis. You’ve heard it all before, [Read More]

Luscious Lips with Dr 90210!

Luscious Lips with Dr 90210!

Pharmacist, mom and businesswoman EZNA J KENNEDY reviews Dr.Robert Rey Sensual Solutions ‘Lip Correct’ [Read More]

Single on V-Day? Try a little me, myself and US time!

Single on V-Day? Try a little me, myself and US time!

We received a presser from Pure Romance, which hosts fabby parties for singletons. No matter where you are in the [Read More]

Pumba : a lodge for all reasons

Pumba : a lodge for all reasons

Pumba Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, is one of the finest in the world. Bruce Cooper tells it like it [Read More]

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