Breastfeeding can be an exciting but sometimes difficult journey. In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week 2022, we get your nursing questions answered by expert midwives and lactation consulates. Plus, find the right nursing bra or breast pump, read about real-life breastfeeding experiences, and so much more. Breastfeeding in Hong Kong? Read on!
We at Sassy Mama are so proud to support every mama and papa on their parenting journey. With the highs and lows, there is no roller coaster ride in the world that quite compares, and the breastfeeding experience is no exception! Together with Matilda International Hospital, we bring to you this dedicated series to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2022. Let’s all support breastfeeding in Hong Kong!
Most of us are well aware of the benefits of this fabulous natural baby food. This magic potion can help protect babies from gastrointestinal infections and skin diseases as breastmilk is rich in antibodies. Breastmilk also helps to strengthen the bub’s immune system. Of course, skin-to-skin contact while breastfeeding is also a great way for bond building between the mother and her newborn. There are health benefits for mums, too, as it reduces stress levels, helps the uterus contract post-birth, and even helps in the prevention of cancer.
⇓ For everything you need to know about breastfeeding in Hong Kong, scroll down! ⇓