Essays

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Who you gonna call for breastfeeding advice?

by / on August 24, 2017, 3:43 pm / in Nor Kamariah, Thots N Tots

by Brigitte Rozario @ Thots n Tots. BREASTFEEDING can be very stressful, especially if you’re doing it for the first time and not sure if you’re doing it correctly. Is your child latching on well? Is he getting any milk? Is it enough? These are some of the questions that typically go through the minds of new mothers. Lactation consultant […]

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Tanggungjawab Berkongsi Susu Ibu (Assalamualaikum @ TV Alhijrah 05/04/2016)

Tanggungjawab Berkongsi Susu Ibu (Assalamualaikum @ TV Alhijrah 05/04/2016)

by / on April 12, 2016, 4:09 pm / in In The Media, News, Nor Kamariah

Puan Nor Kamariah Mohamad Alwi, IBCLC berkongsi pandangan tentang “Tanggungjawab Berkongsi Susu Ibu” di TVAlhijrah dan Rancangan Assalamualaikum pada 5 April 2016.

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Breastfeeding Dilemmas (Bella, NTV7 28/03/2016 11.00am)

Breastfeeding Dilemmas (Bella, NTV7 28/03/2016 11.00am)

by / on April 12, 2016, 12:30 pm / in In The Media, News, Rita Rahayu

“Breastfeeding Dilemmas”, presenting Rita Rahayu Omar, IBCLC (Lactation Consultant @ SusuIbu.Com), Carol Lim and Evelyn Chong (Breastfeeding Counselors @ Malaysia Breastfeeding & Natural Parenting Association), Dr Hairin Anisa (Consultant Pediatrician @ Pusat Rawatan Pakar Kanak-Kanak Adda), and Vinodhini Cha Chu (Community Nutritionist @ Pejabat Kesihatan Daerah Klang). Some topic highlights: Breast is best? Empathic support from family, friends, and support […]

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Zuriat Pertama, Bhgn 2 (Wanita Hari Ini, TV3 24/02/2016)

Zuriat Pertama, Bhgn 2 (Wanita Hari Ini, TV3 24/02/2016)

by / on February 29, 2016, 11:12 pm / in In The Media, News, Rita Rahayu

Sambungan sesi berjudul “Zuriat Pertama” di WHI tempohari, menampilkan Pn Rita Rahayu Omar, IBCLC (Pakar Perunding Laktasi di SusuIbu.Com). Beliau menekankan peri pentingnya persediaan penyusuan, di samping kehamilan dan kelahiran. Seterusnya, kaedah gendongan bayi yang betul turut dipersembahkan. Sertai sesi lanjutan topik-topik ini di seminar “40 Weeks” pada 5-6 Mac ini, bertempat di Hospital Gleneagles, KL.

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Breastfeeding Basics (Bella, NTV7 19/01/2016 11.00am)

Breastfeeding Basics (Bella, NTV7 19/01/2016 11.00am)

by / on January 28, 2016, 8:20 am / in In The Media, News, Rita Rahayu

“How Breastfeeding Benefits You & Your Baby”, presenting Rita Rahayu Omar, IBCLC (Lactation Consultant @ SusuIbu.Com), Ayuni Zainudin (Breastfeeding Advocate & Hypnobirthing Practitioner), and Dynas Mokhtar (Celebrity Actor & Fashion Designer). A major theme of discussion is the issue of breastfeeding in public and social media, due to a recent string of emotional debates stemming from a mother’s “breastfeeding selfie” […]

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Answering breastfeeding questions

by / on December 8, 2015, 10:46 am / in Columnists, Essays, Thots N Tots

BREASTFEEDING is more complicated than many think. It is not as easy as just helping baby to latch on correctly or merely expressing milk. There are many questions that mothers have about the milk, storing it and daily challenges. While you can seek answers from your doctor or a lactation consultant, you can also go to SusuIbu.com which seeks to […]

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TV AlHijrah: Dr Muhaya Dot Com Ep 8: Khasiat Susu Ibu

TV AlHijrah: Dr Muhaya Dot Com Ep 8: Khasiat Susu Ibu

by / on September 9, 2015, 11:30 am / in In The Media, News, Rita Rahayu

Episod Dr Muhaya Dot Com kali ini memfokus kepada khasiat susu ibu. Di dalam slot ini, Pn Rita Rahayu, IBCLC (Perunding Laktasi SusuIbu.Com) menerangkan tentang pengetahuan dan kaedah asas penyusuan. Antara yang disentuh ialah tempoh dan pilihan penyusuan, perbezaan susu ibu dan susu formula, dan bagaimana susu ibu mencegah infeksi.

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Bernama TV:  Breastfeeding And Work : Lets Make It Work

Bernama TV: Breastfeeding And Work : Lets Make It Work

by / on August 14, 2015, 9:15 am / in In The Media, News, Rita Rahayu

Dr Ezura Madiana Monoto, IBCLC (Family Medical Specialist, Pusat Perubatan UKM), and Rita Rahayu Omar, IBCLC (Both Lactation Consultants from Susuibu.com) talk about how to make breastfeeding actually work for the mother and the working environment. Also touch on a range of topics: how breastmilk is produced, the first 6 months and beyond, breastfeeding positions, common misconceptions, support and advocacy, […]

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World Breastfeeding Week 2015 @ TraxxFM

World Breastfeeding Week 2015 @ TraxxFM

by / on August 13, 2015, 8:28 pm / in Events, In The Media, News, Rita Rahayu

Rita Rahayu (IBCLC), Lactation Consultant from SusuIbu.Com represented World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) for this interview. Here she talks about this year’s theme, which includes issues related to breastfeeding and work.

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Breastfeeding & Babywearing

Breastfeeding & Babywearing

1 by / on April 16, 2013, 11:31 am / in Columnists, Essays, Rita Rahayu

People often wondered why I like to recommend babywearing to mothers and my clients. Even if they were not breastfeeding, I would still recommend babywearing. Breastfeeding and babywearing to me is like bread and butter! It just goes so well together! Both are learnt skills and require lots of practice! Personally, I was introduced to babywearing when I had my […]

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