Image

Posts By Medela Australia

Latest Posts | By Medela Australia
Breastfeeding Advice: Tips for Breastfeeding Twins or Triplets
2 years ago

Breastfeeding Advice: Tips for Breastfeeding Twins or Triplets

Whether nature is working its magic or fertility treatments are doing their job, multiple births are becoming more common. Wow! Just imagine how great it would be to be born with your best friend.

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics there were the following multiple births in 2014 in Australia – 4316 sets of twins, representing 1.5% of all births and 65 sets of triplets and higher order multiples, representing 0.02% of all births. Read More

Solutions to Common Challenges Working Breastfeeding Mums Face
2 years ago

Solutions to Common Challenges Working Breastfeeding Mums Face

One of the biggest challenges that new mothers face is going back to work after having a baby. This can be a highly emotional experience with new mums wondering how to balance their demanding careers, while spending adequate time with their families. In other words, new mums often want to “do it all.” Read More

3 Positive Ways Breastfeeding and Motherhood Change Your Brain
2 years ago

3 Positive Ways Breastfeeding and Motherhood Change Your Brain

We’ve all heard the expression “mummy brain,” which mums jokingly use to describe the sleep-deprived fog that can result from having children. The truth is that, while becoming a mother really does change a woman’s brain in fascinating ways, having a “mummy brain” is actually a great thing! Read More

5 Unexpected Tips for Babies with Colic
2 years ago

5 Unexpected Tips for Babies with Colic

Colic is one of the great mysteries of a baby’s life. No one knows for sure what causes “uncontrollable crying in an otherwise healthy baby,” or why it tends to happen in the late afternoon or evening.

If your baby cries for more than 3 hours a day, 3 days a week or more, for longer than 3 weeks, you can say that you have a “colicky” baby. But, what causes colic? More importantly, is there anything that new mothers can do about it? Read More

Breastfeeding Tips for Working Mums: Finding the Right Balance When Working and Expressing
2 years ago

Breastfeeding Tips for Working Mums: Finding the Right Balance When Working and Expressing

Many new mums struggle with balancing the needs of their careers and their children. They want to return to school or work, but, they also want to give their kids the immunological, nutritional and emotional benefits that breastfeeding can offer. This is not always an easy balancing act. But, the good news is that, with planning and determination, it can be done! Read More

Having a Second Child? Tips for Managing a Toddler and a New Baby
2 years ago

Having a Second Child? Tips for Managing a Toddler and a New Baby

Adding another baby to your family can be a wonderful gift for your first child; they get a new friend to play with when they are young and, hopefully, a …
Read More

Breastfeeding Tips and Solutions – 7 Ways to Deal with Sore Nipples
2 years ago

Breastfeeding Tips and Solutions – 7 Ways to Deal with Sore Nipples

Being a new mum takes you on an adventure that is full of surprises and challenges. If you have chosen to breastfeed your baby, you’re probably looking forward to a positive experience, filled with special moments between you and your little one.

At the same time, while breastfeeding is an overwhelmingly positive experience for most mums, many women find themselves unprepared for the challenges that they may face along the way. Read More