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iLactation. Registration is now open for this great online conference. There are some great speakers on many varied topics regarding breastfeeding. Tired of hearing the same old speakers, here is your chance to hear and see a whole new batch of great speakers and topics.

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Check out this article by Dr Jackie Kent, how lucky we are to have her here on our door step! Her work is fantastic! Breastfeeding trends good news for new mothers | University News : University News : The University of Western Australia.

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Dr Marnie Rowan, breastfeeding medicine clinic I am pleased to announce that I will be commencing a breastfeeding medicine clinic in June 2014 at the rooms of Dr Bruce Thyer, Killowen House, St John of God Mt Lawley (formerly Mercy). I manage breastfeeding problems utilising a medical model and evidence based care, whilst ensuring each

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Survey : Monash University. Louise McLean is my niece. She is wanting parents of children between 2-3 years to log on and simply fill out a questionnaire, its easy. Being involved in  research projects is a great thing to do, what we can learn from your experience will help future generations.

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Topics « iLactation. im looking forward to some of these great talks.

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Hand Expression – Newborn Nursery at LPCH – Stanford University School of Medicine. This is a great site for all new parents, it has photos of all sorts of conditions and I feel all their information is very trustworthy. I picked out the link to this video for those out there struggling with low milk

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Channel 9 interviewed me briefly yesterday about this topic. Perhaps it sounded like I condoned drinking alcohol and breastfeeding, the interview was heavily edited. Have a good look at this link to the ABA website, its got it all there. Alcohol and breastfeeding | Australian Breastfeeding Association.

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My partner and I are about to go on a trip of a lifetime! We fly to Chile, have 2 weeks travelling through the lakes district in the south before flying to Ushuaia in Argentina. In Ushuaia we join a ship for 2 weeks cruising the southern oceans bound for Antarctica. after Antarctica we have

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I have a new video on my website, its in the resources tab in the page “articles”, positioning and attachment. One of my clients who had a very hard start to parenthood was kind enough to let me video her fantastic breastfeeding. This is my first attempt at movie making so its not a brilliant

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BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth | Full text | Effective suckling in relation to naked maternal-infant body contact in the first hour of life: an observation study. This newly published journal article reinforces that skin to skin contact in the first hour after birth with the baby’s chin in contact with the mothers breast (avoiding hold

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If you have a history of any allergy (other than egg allergy), are pregnant and would like to contribute to science contact me and I will give more details. This is a study designed to investigate the effect of egg intake of the mother on egg levels in her breastmilk during the first 6 weeks

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SENSE-ational Mealtimes. a great new book to help parents deal with their child’s unique sensory preferences and experiences

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Erin Fee is a masters student conducting this study, she is very keen to see any mother with nipple pain METABOLITE PROFILING OF HUMAN MILK IN MOTHERS WITH NIPPLE PAIN Nipple pain is largely responsible for early weaning of infants, whereas exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months is preferred. I’m conducting a study on metabolites present

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Babytastes | Natural, flavoursome foods this is a great website, they have also produced 2 great books with great recipes suitable for the whole family.

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If you are a community group that would like someone to come and give your group a talk on breastfeeding I am willing and able.

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Hello to all out there, My wonderful web designer has just got me up and running as a blogger. I am looking forward to getting started and providing you with evidence based breastfeeding information. To start I want to share a link to a research letter I wrote a couple of years ago that was

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