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

“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 groups. Common challenges: not enough milk, misconceptions and pressure from family members and peers. Breastmilk composition, and its advantages over formula. Importance of variety in introducing ┬ánatural foods to babies and children. Prolonged benefits of breastfeeding.