Entries by Hwee Hsi Tay

BMSG In the News!

http://www.zaobao.com.sg/news/fukan/cover/story20170801-783531 As everyone knows, breastfeeding is beneficial for both mother and baby. But breastfeeding mothers, especially those who are working, because of the stress and challenges of breastfeeding, are often overlooked. In line with World Breastfeeding Week, two pediatricians, two working mothers, and the president of the Breastfeeding Mothers’ Support Group, were interviewed and shared […]

July 2017: Peiling’s Story

Hi! I would like to to share my breastfeeding journey and my struggles with oversupply. I have 2 children – a 3-year old and a 3-month old. I breastfed my firstborn via direct latching for 3 years. Armed with three years of breastfeeding experience, I thought that I could latch my second child with very […]

July 2017: Milk Talk

Eating for two during pregnancy may now be considered excessive however there is some truth to the saying that a mother needs to eat for two to ensure she successfully breastfeeds. The nutrient needs of a woman reach an all-time high during the period an infant is exclusively breastfeeding, as breastmilk production requires a lot […]

July 2017: Editor’s Note

Dear readers, Welcome to the revamped BMSG newsletter! In this new format, we will be sharing with you, not just more tips and information about breastfeeding, but also we have added a new segment  for a mother’s sharing each month. We believe that having the right information, and having a sense of community, can really […]