RD Breastfeeding – your essential guide

Everything you need to know to help you breastfeed from myth-busting, problem-solving and product-finding


If you’re thinking about breastfeeding, are having some problems or want to know what products are out there to help you, you’ve come to the right place.


There is help out there for you – please don’t feel you must struggle in silence – we’ve got lots of mums sharing their experiences on our forums so come and have a read and join in…

Where to start

Breastfeeding myths busted – Can you go back on the Pill? Does it give you saggy boobs? Can you feed if you have inverted nipples? Your questions answered…

Celebrity mums on breastfeeding – Yes, it can be glamorous too

Breastfeeding your baby in public – one mum tests out public reaction when she feeds on the bus, at the doctor’s and at a theme park!

Breastfeeding problems & worries

Is your baby latching on properly? Advice to help your baby latch on

Are you producing enough milk? Help if you’re worried your baby isn’t drinking enough

Breastfeeding and mastitis – How to tell if you have it and what to do next

When breastfeeding is painful – Why it can be painful and what to do

Breastfeeding research breakthrough could help struggling mums – the way that babies suck can help to explain breastfeeding problems

MFM mums talk about breastfeeding

Your breastfeeding tips and stories – read what MFM mums are saying

Breastfeeding products

10 of the best products for breastfeeding – from nursing bras to nipple creams

5 of the most stylish breastfeeding style – look gorgeous while you feed discreetly

Breastfeeding in the news

Angelina Jolie nude breastfeeding sculpture unveiled

Lie down for breastfeeding success with newborns


More breastfeeding support called for

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