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Is Honey a Superfood?

Is Honey a Superfood? Honey is one of the oldest foods used in the world and it dates back to centuries. The use of honey has been prescribed for centuries and people over the ages have recommended and stressed on the benefits that honey has on the health of humans. Honey is one food that is consid...
Date Posted: Jan 04, 2014
Posted in: Herbal Medicine

Glycemic Index

Glycemic index measures how the food which contains carbohydrate increases the blood glucose levels and affects the sugar levels in the patient. The rankings of food are based on the comparison with an ideal food which has a certain amount of carbohydrate and the effect of which on the blood glucose...
Date Posted: Jan 04, 2014
Posted in: Diet & Nutrition

Foods and Drug Interactions

Foods and Drug Interactions People on medications have to face a lot of problems that may not come to mind instantly. One of these problems is the interaction of the medication with the food intake. This kind of interaction is called the food-drug interaction which is one of the most common interac...
Date Posted: Jan 04, 2014
Posted in: Diet & Nutrition

Learn To Control Lactose Intolerance

Learn To Control Lactose Intolerance Moms around the world might think their children play pranks or resort to drama to avoid drinking milk, but they need to wait and reconsider. What if your child is suffering from lactose intolerance? Lactose intolerance is a medical condition, one which makes yo...
Date Posted: Jan 04, 2014
Posted in: Diet & Nutrition

Advice from the Pharmacist

Advice from the Pharmacist  No longer are pharmacists the only people who provide you with medication as per your doctor’s prescription. Over the time, the role of the pharmacists has clearly been revised and has emerged as one with authority over medicines and their usage. Today a pharmacist ca...
Date Posted: Jan 04, 2014
Posted in: Miscellaneous

Exercising for Your Own Good

Exercising for Your Own Good Bodybuilding has gained a lot of recognition lately especially with competitions that allow men and women to show off their hard work in sculpting their bodies. Many have stereotyped bodybuilders to be people who just pump up their muscles with no specific benefits. Bo...
Date Posted: Jan 09, 2014
Posted in: Fitness

Benefits of Valerian Root Tea

Benefits of Valerian Root Tea  A vernacular saying goes like this: ‘When a person falls ill, they realize the importance of health’. If we dwell on this saying, it hits. It is true how a person can only realize the importance of a healthy life when it has been snatched away from them. Of what ...
Date Posted: Jan 09, 2014
Posted in: Herbal Medicine

Health Benefits Of Ginger

Health Benefits Of Ginger Ginger is commonly used throughout the world as a cooking spice. In addition to this, this spice is being used for centuries in Asian, Indian and Arabic herbal traditions to treat illnesses. Ginger is believed to carry major significance medicinally. Just as it adds to the...
Date Posted: Jan 09, 2014
Posted in: Herbal Medicine

Foods to Avoid During Pregnancy

Foods to Avoid During Pregnancy Pregnancy is a very critical stage in which special care must be taken by the mother to ensure the wellbeing and proper development of the baby. The baby is in its earliest stage and needs all the right nutrients and food to develop and grow healthy. A little careles...
Date Posted: Jan 16, 2014
Posted in: Pregnancy Care

Herbal Products during Breast Feeding

Herbal Products during Breast Feeding Breastfeeding is one of the most essential stages of a child’s development and is one of the prime factors that are considered in regard to the health and growth of a new born child. Children rely completely on breastfeeding and all their nutrients and suppli...
Date Posted: Jan 16, 2014
Posted in: Diet & Nutrition

1 thought on “Herbal Products during Breast Feeding”

  1. I know you’re just trying to do what’s best for your baby, but in the long run, supplementing is only going to make your problems worse, not help.If you start adding formula, baby is going to demand less milk, your body is going to produce less milk, and you are going to start a vicious cycle that is going to cause you to supplement with more and more formula, and most likely you’ll give up on breastfeeding within a few months.Why would you want to mix that garbage with milk that’s perfectly designed for your baby?Formula was designed for that 1-3% of women who truly cannot breastfeed. If you can breastfeed, I wouldn’t start adding formula. Just wait through your body’s natural response to your baby’s demand. It will even out in a few days.3 weeks is really young to introduce a bottle most babies at that age will prefer the bottle and not want to nurse anymore because it’s much easier to get milk out of a bottle. Most experts recommend waiting until your supply and nursing relationship is well-established (5-6 weeks) before introducing a bottle.

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