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Dettol Nigeria Advocates for Proper Hygiene during Breastfeeding [PHOTOS]

The World’s leading consumer health and hygiene company, Reckitt Benckiser (RB) makers of Dettol has urged nursing mothers to embrace good hygiene practice during breast-feeding. This was reiterated at a Breast-feeding workshop, titled ‘Sustaining Development Together’ which was carried out

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Lesley Ann Brandt Responds to Those Offended by Her Breastfeeding Selfie

The Lucifer star Lesley Ann Brandt gave birth to son Kingston Payne, her first child with husband Chris Payne Gilbert, in July. On Saturday, she used Instagram to share a candid, sweet moment in her life as a new mom. She captured herself breastfeeding her

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“Leave the breasts for your babies” – Lagos Commissioner Tells Fathers

Steve Ayorinde, the Lagos State Commissioner for Information, has advised fathers not to compete for space with their babies during the period of breastfeeding. ​According to All Africa, the commissioner disclosed this in a message to the Lagos Chapter of

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It Takes Guts: Photos of Teenage Student Breastfeeding Baby during Exams Goes Viral

A 16-year-old high school student in Pambashe Constituency of Luapula Province, Zambia, was pictured breastfeeding her baby during a Science Mock exam break before going in to seat for another Social Studies exam. According to Eagleone-Zambia, who shared the pictures on

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Tried & Tested Tips to Wean Your Toddler Off Breast Milk (Part Two)

Chiomah Momah Breastfeeding can be an extremely rewarding experience for mother and child, but like most good things, there’s always an end in sight. While some babies self-wean, others are more resistant to weaning, especially toddlers who are older and

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Does Breastfeeding Make them Boobs Sag? Health Practitioner, Olubunmi Aiyedun Answers this Question

Mrs Olubunmi Aiyedun, the President of the National Association of Nigeria Paediatric Nurses says exclusive breastfeeding does not flatten nor make a woman’s breast sag. The common fear mothers nurse about breastfeeding is the aftermath of leaving their boobs facing

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Breastfeeding: How To Ensure that Your Baby is Latching Properly

Ndidi Adekunle Maintaining a good latch to breastfeed you baby will ensure your breasts stay healthy. This will help the mother avoid painful events like plugged milk ducts, mastitis, sore nipples, engorgement, and the likes.  So, can this be over

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Formula One Heiress Tamara Ecclestone Talks About her Choice to Continue Breastfeeding her 3 Year Old Daughter

Sophisticated daughter of Formula One mogul and mother of one, Tamara Ecclestone, has revealed she still breastfeeds her three year old daughter, Sophia, with property developer husband, Jay Rutland. In an exclusive interview for HELLO! magazine, the 32-year-old Formula One

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Milk in The Second Year of Life: 4 Things You Should Know

According to WHO (world health organization), babies are expected to be breast-fed for 24 months, however, barely 5% of babies are breast-fed that long. Void of breast milk in their diets, toddlers still need sufficient nutrients and all classes of

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3 Answers to Questions About the Changes In Your While Nursing

Every new mum’s resolution is to shed some extra body weight that may have crept up while pregnant. This for some mums seems to be a big problem, especially when they are breastfeeding or nursing. We all know that breastfeeding helps a

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Pink Shares Adorable Photo of Herself Breastfeeding

Rock star Pink recently shared a heartwarming photo of herself feeding her little guy as she was taking a hike. The “Just Give Me a Reason” shared the picture as she hashtagged it #normalizebreastfeedingyo while 3-month-old son, Jameson Moon, suckled away. “Hiking makes us

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8 Tips to Wean your Toddler Off Breast Milk

Breastfeeding is very rewarding for both mother and child, but it must come to an end at some point. Some children stop accepting breast milk on their own, others need to be motivated differently, and that’s when the weaning process

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Adaeze Yobo Breastfeeds her Baby Girl | Shares Photo

Former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria and wife of football star, Joseph Yobo,  yummy mommy Adaeze Yobo, shared a photo of herself on Snapchat breastfeeding their daughter. READ ALSO: See Adaeze Yobo’s Epic Response To A Troll Who Attacked Her For Being Pregnant Again Adaeze, who

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6 Things Every Mum Should Know About Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is a blessing to mother and baby. There are hidden benefits for both mother and child. Check out 6 things every mother needs to know about breastfeeding: 1. Nursing is tough in the beginning Very few women are lucky

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Breastfeeding: 4 Helpful Tips For Working Mums

Breastfeeding while working adds another dimension to the challenge of nursing. For the first few weeks, you are struggling to find a balance between having enough milk supply and focusing on doing your job effectively. Working mums share their tips….

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Proud Mama! Pink Shares Breastfeeding Photo of her New Son

Rock star, Alecia Moore, popularly known as Pink, share a beautiful photo of herself breastfeeding her newborn son, while her 5-year old daughter, Willow, nestled in her laps. She captioned the photo: ”I was dead – I came alive. I

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The Joys of a New Mom: Tonto Dikeh Shares Photo of Herself Breastfeeding Son

Five days ago, Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh‘s son, King Andre, turned one (read here). And now, she has shared a rare of herself breast feeding her baby on Instagram page, Mybabysmeal  (a page she dedicated to All Babies for a Healthy

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A Parents’ Guide for Skin-to-Skin Contact with their Infants

Pregnancy, Birth &Beyond  defines skin to skin contact as: “The method of caring for newborn infants which involves putting the infant on the mother’s chest skin-to-skin. Skin-to-skin contact is an important component of a method of newborn care called “Kangaroo

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Plus-size Model Tess Holliday Slams Haters who Diss her for Breastfeeding her Son at LA Women’s March

Stunning plus size model, Tess Holliday, 31, received backlash from trolls who tried to body shame her after she posted a photo of herself breastfeeding her 7-month-son, Bowie, at the million women’s march, on January 21, in downtown Los Angeles. She captioned the snap:

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“Don’t feel embarrassed about breastfeeding your child,”-  22 Year Old Mum who Breastfed her Child During her Wedding Advises Moms

The gorgeous mum shared the photo above of herself proudly breastfeeding her baby boy during her wedding ceremony via her Instagram page and has also charged other nursing mothers to never feel embarrassed about feeding their child in the most

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”Go ahead and breastfeed without fear in church” – Pope Francis Urges Nursing Mothers

The current Pope of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has encouraged nursing mothers to feel free to breastfeed their hungry infants while in Church, as the pontiff baptized 28 babies – 15 boys and 13 girls in the Sistine Chapel to

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Signs That Your Baby’s Cry Means He Is Hungry?

All babies cry because that is the best way they can communicate their discomforts at this early stage of their lives. A baby can cry for various reasons. They cry when they are hot, cold, in pain, thirsty or hungry.

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6 Signs Your Baby Is Getting Enough Breast Milk

Are you a nursing mum and worried your baby isn’t getting enough breast milk? Here are typical signs to look out for that show baby is getting enough milk for optimal nourishment and there’s no need to worry… 1. Breasts

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”Women should breastfeed children until they’re 8.” Mum Says To Promote Breastfeeding Older Children

Sophie Emma Rose, 40, who shares videos of herself breastfeeding her 4-year-old son, Shaye online says women should breastfeed their children until they’re at least eight. The British mum, who feeds Shaye on demand and also shares a bed with

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Tonto Dikeh-Churchill Opens Up On Motherhood, Marriage & More In New Interview

In a recent interview with Sunday Sun, Nollywood actress and first-time mum, Tonto Dikeh-Churchill spilled on marriage and motherhood. The award-winning sweet mother of one who opted for exclusive breastfeeding also opened up on why she hasn’t starred in any movie

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