Pumping & Expressing
Understand how expressing milk can support your feeding journey with twins.
Breastmilk is the best possible food to help your baby develop and grow. It contains antibodies, live cells and other substances to help protect your baby from infection and illness. When you’re breastfeeding, it’s important to store your breastmilk safely... read more »
Feeding time! You’ll be spending quite a bit of time feeding your little one especially in the first months, which will give you the chance to bond and get to know each other. It’s important to know that exclusive breastfeeding is recommended for the first... read more »
Expressing breastmilk is the act of removing milk from your breast, either by hand or using a manual or electric pump. When to start expressing breast milk If you’re new to breastfeeding... read more »
If you will be returning to work and intend to continue breastfeeding your baby, make sure that you have chosen a breast pump you are comfortable with, and that you are confident that your baby will have no problems taking your expressed breastmilk from his caregiver.... read more »
For those times when a family member, friend or childminder is looking after your baby you will want to know that it will be a happy experience for both of them. The methods for feeding babies may have changed and feeding a breastfed baby with expressed breastmilk... read more »
There are many reasons to express your breastmilk. If you’re returning to work or planning a night out with friends, but wish to continue feeding your baby breastmilk, expressing is an ideal way to ensure that your baby can still enjoy your breastmilk when you’re... read more »