Gassy Infants

Many infants experience uncomfortable gas and discomfort. I see this issue a lot in my practice! Here are some common reasons your infant may have uncomfortable episodes of gas. -Immature Digestive System. This is the most common culprit for infant gas and it’s totally normal! An infants GI tract is still figuring out how toContinue reading “Gassy Infants”

The Tongue Tie

As I finish a continuing education course on tongue ties, I continue to be fascinated by the complexity of this diagnosis. Most mothers hear the term tongue tie or oral tethers and wonder if this could be the reason for the problems they’re experiencing while breastfeeding. I wanted to give you a few simple factsContinue reading “The Tongue Tie”

The Flipple Technique

The ‘flipple’ is a word combination for ‘flip the nipple’. It is a technique I love to teach mamas who have babies that just can’t get that deep latch they need for their nipple comfort and good milk transfer. The flipple technique is great to use if your baby is a premie with a smallContinue reading “The Flipple Technique”