World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from August 1st to 7th, in more than 170 countries to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world. World Breastfeeding Week commemorates the Declaration made by the World Health Organization and UNICEF policy-makers to protect, promote and support breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding is a great way to provide newborns with the nutrients they need. The World Health Organization recommends exclusive breastfeeding until a baby is at least six months old, and continued breastfeeding with the addition of nutritious complementary foods for up to two years or beyond.
Many moms find that speciality nursing products and accessories make their lives easier. Well.ca supplies a wide assortment of nursing tools and accessories to support all moms!
Using a breast pump is an effective way to express milk for your baby. Breast pumps allow you the convenience of providing breast milk to your caregiver or assist your baby if they are having difficulties latching on. They are also handy if your baby has a short nursing strike. Milk storage bags and bottles allow mothers to easily store and freeze their breastmilk for later use.
Nursing pillows assist mothers to bring baby up to the right level and provide extra support while during nursing. Nursing pillows are also an essential tool to assist mothers in maintaining good posture during feeding.
It is very important for the nursing mother to take special care of their breasts for a comfortable nursing experience. Special breast care items such as Aleva Naturals Nursing balm and Medela Tender Care Lanolin Cream soothe and protect dry and cracked nipples and are safe for both mom and baby!
Nursing bras provide proper support and are an essential tool for the nursing mother. A good nursing should easily undo single-handedly since you are likely to have your baby in your arms when getting ready to feed. Overall, nursing bras needs to be comfortable, adjustable and give good support. Carriwell has a wide assortment of bras for suitable for any nursing mom!