All posts tagged breastfeeding

One dad's breastfeeding journey Know-how

One dad’s breastfeeding journey

Breastfeeding from a dad’s perspective? Really? Yes. In the second in their series of personal interviews around breastfeeding, The Perfect Pair interview Paul and share an intriguing account of one dad’s journey.


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Hand expressing

Ask a midwife: How to hand express

Mastering the art of hand expressing may seem tricky but midwife Roberta has all the advice and reassurance you need.


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One Mums Journey Know-how

One mum’s breastfeeding journey

As breastfeeding peer support workers we are very privileged to meet some amazing mums at what is generally a very emotional time in their lives. These women share some very personal stories with us and some become like sisters and best friends. Gang! Meet Emily! Emily Swanborough, 31, from Berkshire. This is her story…


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The Perfect Pair's shopping list Help me choose

The Perfect Pair’s breastfeeding shopping list

We LOVE shopping! There is little we haven’t bought, tried, tested and probably binned. But what do you actually need for successful breastfeeding? After all, have boobs… will travel…

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Booby traps Know-how

Booby traps: the truth behind breastfeeding myths

The Perfect Pair – our formidable duo of breastfeeding peer supporters – dispel common myths surrounding breastfeeding.

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Breastfeeding tips Know-how

Top 10 tips for successful breastfeeding

Sarah and Vikki, aka “The Perfect Pair”, are NHS breastfeeding peer support workers from our Hedge End superstore. Lovely girls they are. Here are their top ten perky tips for breastfeeding success.

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Discreet breastfeeding Know-how

Breastfeeding in Public – tips for new mums or mums-to-be

I am often asked by new mums or mums-to-be about breastfeeding in public and whether there is anything they can do in advance to plan or prepare for it. Breastfeeding in public can be a nerve wracking thought for any new mum and even not so new mums. I hope that you find these tips helpful.

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