Breastfeed With Confidence

Be prepared so you can have the Best Start to Breastfeeding!

Breastfeed With Confidence

Be prepared so you can have the Best Start to Breastfeeding!

“Breastfeeding is natural, I will have no problems”
“Why is this so hard?”
“Why do all the other mums manage and I struggle so much with breastfeeding?”
“I’m the only one who can’t breastfeed”
“I thought breast feeding was natural” …..

That’s what we thought too!

Cracked nipples, low supply, blocked ducts, mastitis, low weight gain, tongue tie….

Overwhelmed mums and babies… we have seen it all, and experienced many of these challenges ourselves!

The good news is these challenges can be overcome!

We want you to get the best out of your breastfeeding experience – whatever that means for you and your baby.

This could mean helping you understand the basics of breastfeeding, what it “looks” sounds and feels like. Or helping you identify reasons for breastfeeding challenges and ways to overcome those.

Whatever your situation often it just takes a professional eye, understanding ear and a calming voice.

Let the team at Best Start be that for you.

But first… what stage of your breastfeeding journey are you at?

“I’m pregnant and want to feel prepared for breastfeeding”

“I’m struggling with breastfeeding”

How do I know if I have enough milk?

How do I know if I have enough milk?

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Festive Season and Breastfeeding

Festive Season and Breastfeeding

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Expressing and Storing Breast Milk

Expressing and Storing Breast Milk

Do you have a baby who struggles to attach well to the breast? Do they attach, but have a weak vacuum and cannot get a full feed from the breast? Have you had a premature baby? Are you returning to work? Do you sometimes need/want to give your baby a bottle of...