Prolactin and Breastfeeding

When to expect your first period after baby while breastfeeding. Shown in image, toddler breastfeeding

If you’re breastfeeding you might have heard the term prolactin. So, what is the relationship between prolactin and breastfeeding? Prolactin is the hormone responsible for breastmilk production. There are times throughout the day when levels of prolactin are naturally at their highest – and this means more milk output! Here’s what you need to know about […]

When will I get my First Period after Baby While Breastfeeding?

When you get your first period after baby varies a lot if you're breastfeeding

You might be wondering when to expect your first period after baby while breastfeeding: It depends. When you get your first period after baby while breastfeeding depends on a lot of factors, including your baby’s feeding habits and whether you’re taking hormonal contraceptives. Even adjusting to those factors, when to expect the first period after […]

Ian Somerhalder Carries Nikki Reed’s Breast Pump at the Golden Globes

Ian Somerhalder carries wife Nikki Reed's breast pump in box

Ian and Nikki welcomed their baby girl Bodhi Soleil on July 25th, 2017. The couple attended the Golden Globes last weekend, and left Bodhi at home with a sitter. Pumping mamas know how important it is to maintain a pumping schedule. When you’re away from your baby, you need to pump – even at the Golden […]

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How Much Water Should I Drink While Breastfeeding?

Drinking plenty of water will help postpartum night sweating along.

Do you know how much water you should drink breastfeeding? You’ll need to drink about 3 litres of water each day while you’re breastfeeding. Just like you need extra caloric intake, you need extra fluids to maintain milk supply. Here’s what you need to know about drinking water while breastfeeding – plus some tips for […]