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Nursing/ Breastfeeding resources

The following are resources on breastfeeding. Please email me if you have otehr links and books you would like me to add on.

The following are links and books I would like to recommend on breastfeeding. Please email me if you have other links and books you would like me to add on.

 

BOOKS

General Information on Breastfeeding:

Specific Information on Breastfeeding


WEBSITES

General Information on Breastfeeding:

Specific Information on Breastfeeding:

1. Benefits of breastfeeding

2. Low Supply

3. Position and lacthing on

4. Sore nipples and wound healing

5. Medication and herbs during breastfeeding:
Each day breastfeeding mothers are misinformed about taking medications while breastfeeding, many moms are told they must stop breastfeeding or "pump and dump." In the majority of cases, this is bad advice on the part of the health care provider based on his or her limited education about breastfeeding and medications.

The following links will provide some information on medication and herbs and breastfeeding.

6. C-section and Breastfeeding

7. Breastfeeding and Jaundice

  • Management of Hyperbilirubinemia (Jaundice) in the Healthy Term Newborn AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS- "The AAP discourages the interruption of breast-feeding in healthy term newborns and encourages continued and frequent breast-feeding (at least eight to ten times every 24 hours). Supplementing nursing with water or dextrose water does not lower the bilirubin level in jaundiced, healthy, breast-feeding infants."
  • Jaundice by Anne Smith, IBCLC


8. Breastfeeding and reflux

9. Nutrition and Breastfeeding

10. Preparation for Breastfeeding

11. Tandem Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Help

  • Breastfeeding Mother Support Group (BMSG).Tel: 63393558 provide free counselling service. A voluntary, non-profit organisation, run by mothers who have breastfed our own children, and want to share the benefits and rewards of natural feeding with other mothers. They also sell and rent pumps to members and non-members.
  • Eastshore Hospital 6340 8681 Will do postnatal Home Care visit for any mother, at $41.20 per visit + transport charge of $20 (if location is 20 km or more from the hospital).
  • KK hospital Lactation Service 6394 8232
    (by appointment) Open to any mother. Non KK mothers - abt $60 dep. on problem. KK mothers - $17.40.
  • Mt Alvernia Parentcraft Dept 6359 7926
    (by appointment) Open to any mother. $25.75 per consultation.
  • Mt Elizabeth Lactation Clinics 6731 2176/7
    6731 2180/1/2/3
    (by appointment) Open to any mother. Charges : $30 a session (before GST). Pumps are available for renting.
  • Singapore General Hospital 6321 4530
    only SGH mothers needing follow-up breastfeeding help.
  • Thomson Medical Centre 6256 9494
    onlyTMC mothers needing follow-up breastfeeding help.
  • Joyful Parenting 6488 0286 Run by Family Life Society. Provides hotline services.Serves any mother in need.

Private Lactation Consultant

  • Doris Fok Lactation Consultancy 6259 2139
    (by appointment) First lactation consultant in Singapore. IBLCE (International Board of Lactation Consulatant Examiners) Director, Asian Representative IBCLC coordinator in Singapore, BFHI assessor and educator, independent and regional consultant on breastfeeding.
  • Eileen Antenatal Care Centre Pg. 9510 8821
    6352 9388 Private Lactation Consultant. Also runs antenatal classes including breastfeeding info

Maternity and nursing stores

Online

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Stores:

Affiliate BayB merchant : Mothers En Vogue
Aldephi Ochard #01-09 Tel: 67380037. Enjoy special deal in our online store if you are a MEV member.

  • Mums & Babes --Plaza Singapura #04-17
  • 9mois -- Plaza Singapura #04-15
  • MaMa Chic Maternity Shoppe -- Specialists center #02-44
  • Mod Mums -- Shaw center #04-20
  • Mothercare -- causeway point, centrepoint, marina square, parkway parade, sunect city mall, KKH
  • Mothers Work -- Forum shopping mall #01-17, Greatworldcity #01-29A http://www.motherswork.com.sg
  • Motherworld -- century square #02-39, Jurong point #02-52, Great World city #03-02
  • Thyme maternity --UOB center #03-11, Suntec city mall #02-09, Taka 3rd floor
  • The Maternity House -- Paragon #03-06
  • Blisse --Paragon


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