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Mum’s Journey: Coby is 2 Months Old Today!
5 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Coby is 2 Months Old Today!

Coby is two months old today and has been home for over four weeks now. How time flies!

On his due date, he weighed 3.46kg and was 50cm long. This means he’s really caught up in size, which is fantastic.

He’s started smiling a lot and enjoys having floor and tummy time. He is even big enough to go in a bouncer and has little rolls on his legs, which are super cute. Read More

What is Thrush and How Can it Impact Breastfeeding Mums?
5 months ago

What is Thrush and How Can it Impact Breastfeeding Mums?

Let’s start with the basics. What is thrush?

Thrush is a fungal infection caused by an organism called Candida Albicans. Thrush can affect the breasts and nipples and other parts of the body, as well a baby’s mouth and bottom area. Read More

Medela Australia Chats with Sarah from Stuff Mums Like
5 months ago

Medela Australia Chats with Sarah from Stuff Mums Like

Medela Australia recently sat down with Sarah from Stuff Mums Like. We discussed her experience with breastfeeding and her opinions regarding Medela’s products. We hope you enjoy our discussion! Read More

Medela Australia Asks the Experts: Questions to Dr. Donna Geddes
5 months ago

Medela Australia Asks the Experts: Questions to Dr. Donna Geddes

Dr. Donna Geddes is an Associate Professor at the School of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Hartmann Human Lactation Research Group.

In this blog we talk to Associate Professor Donna Geddes. Donna works for the Hartmann Human Lactation Research Group, based in the University of Western Australia. Read More

Extremely Sore Nipples? Nipples Changing Colour After Breastfeeding? Could it Be Vasospasm?
6 months ago

Extremely Sore Nipples? Nipples Changing Colour After Breastfeeding? Could it Be Vasospasm?

Most people will not have heard of the term vasospasm. It is a rather cool sounding name, but, unfortunately, it often brings a lot of pain with it. Read More

Mum’s Journey: Our First New Year’s Eve with Coby
6 months ago

Mum’s Journey: Our First New Year’s Eve with Coby

It’s New Year’s Eve! We are away at the beach and we’ve had Coby home for nearly 2 weeks now. Read More

Hey Mum! Can I Please Have Some More Breast Milk?
6 months ago

Hey Mum! Can I Please Have Some More Breast Milk?

Hey Mum! I have to tell you that I just love what you’ve been eating recently. That breast milk of yours is pretty awesome! Read More

Hey Mum! I Love My New Baby Brother! Let’s Keep Him!
6 months ago

Hey Mum! I Love My New Baby Brother! Let’s Keep Him!

Hey mum! I want you to know I love having a new baby brother. He is so sweet to look at and he has the softest skin! Read More

How to Deal with Blocked Milk Ducts While Breastfeeding
6 months ago

How to Deal with Blocked Milk Ducts While Breastfeeding

Blocked milk ducts can be really annoying and quite painful. At the same time, it is important to know the difference between a milk duck blockage and mastitis as there are different ways to treat them and find relief. Read More

What is Mastitis and What Can You Do About it?
6 months ago

What is Mastitis and What Can You Do About it?

Mastitis is inflammation of the breast that may be accompanied by infection. Mastitis affects about 20% of Australian women. Mastitis mostly occurs during the first six weeks postpartum, however, it can also occur at any other point during your breastfeeding journey. Read More