Common concerns in early motherhood

Common concerns in early motherhood

Common concerns in early motherhood

While undoubtedly you are putting all your concern and energy into your newborn baby, who is looking after you? The early stages of motherhood can be quite tough, particularly if it’s your first time round. Often mothers are so involved with being a mother that they can neglect their own concerns or problems. It is important to address the concerns you may have about yourself, as it may help strengthen you, so you can get back to being a mother. Below are some of the common concerns women have during early childhood.

Overcoming the breastfeeding blues

Overcoming the breastfeeding blues

Overcoming the breastfeeding blues

I consult with a lot of women in my clinic who are first-time mothers that are struggling to breastfeed.Often, their child is very unsettled and not sleeping, and the mother comes to me feeling rundown, weepy and generally struggling to cope. This is not an uncommon picture for many new mothers. There is much pressure […]