Suckling & breastfeeding

A mother's milk is perfectly and uniquely made for a baby’s growing needs and is packed full of disease-fighting antibodies to help protect babies against illness.


It is a wonder of natural engineering that has helped sustain the human race for millennia. The exhausted, happy, bewildering (and uncomfortable) days of early parenthood can pass in a blur for many first time mothers. Advice comes in thick and fast at a time when you may feel least equipped to absorb it. Breastfeeding offers a wide range of immediate and long term health benefits for both mother and baby.