colostrum

Here's Why Colostrum Is So Important For Your Newborn

Here's Why Colostrum Is So Important For Your Newborn

Colostrum = Liquid Gold.  Colostrum is the “first milk” that a breastfeeding mother produces in the weeks before delivery and in the early days of breastfeeding.  This special milk is low in fat,..

The Benefits of Breastfeeding, for Mom and Baby- Do You know them?

The Benefits of Breastfeeding, for Mom and Baby- Do You know them?

During the first couple days after your baby is born, your breasts will be producing colostrum which is incredibly importanfor your newborn.  

When a baby is born the lining of their stomach and intestines are permeable,  that means it has microscopic holes where foreign particles can get through.  Colostrum acts like a sealant for those holes and creates a protective barrier from...