Common concerns with your baby

Common concerns with your baby

As a new first-time mother, you may come across many things that will cause you to worry and stress. But fear not! There is no doubt, whatever you are dealing with, someone has dealt with it before. Here we discuss some of the most common concerns for a baby, parents may have.

Lactoferrin, the defender against germs!

Did someone call for a hero to help them through pregnancy and early childhood? Lactoferrin is a protein that is produced most abundantly in breast milk (in particular colostrum, the first milk produced after birth). However, it is also present in our saliva, tears, mucus and white blood cells. So what exactly is it doing […]

The role of Nutrition in reducing the risk of allergies and asthma

Breastfeeding is very important as it contains all the essential nutrients and products needed to support the development of the tolerance mechanisms. Omega-3 fatty acids, such as EPA and DHA play important roles in the development of the tolerance mechanisms. Omega-3 supplementation during pregnancy, breastfeeding and early childhood has shown to significantly reduce the risk […]