Breastfeeding in front of familyFor many breastfeeding parents, the holiday season is the first time navigating nursing in front of family or friends. This can make some people feel nervous. You might worry about showing skin or about reactions from others when you breastfeed in front of them. Every family has a different dynamic–do what you feel most comfortable doing!
Breastfeeding In Front Of Family
For many breastfeeding parents, the holiday season is the first time navigating nursing in front of family or friends. This can make some people feel nervous. You might worry about showing skin or about reactions from others when you breastfeed in front of them.
Would You Breastfeed In Front Of A Male Family Member?
Many women would not breastfeed in front of male family members other than the baby’s father (see ‘Going home with a breastfed baby’ ).
Should Mothers Breastfeed When They Want To?
From church to parties, from farmers market to high-end designer stores. I believe that mothers should nurse their little ones whenever they want to,” states Ivens. She is also a proponent for extended breastfeeding. “Little kids know when it’s time for weaning off. Mothers do too. Strangers don’t know, so they shouldn’t care.”
What Are The Cultural Aspects Of Breastfeeding?
Cultural aspects of breastfeeding Historical, family, cultural and ethnic background shaped their breastfeeding experience for many of the women. Several talked about the bottle feeding culture of previous generations in the United Kingdom and how they hoped that their daughters would go on to breastfeed because of the example that they had set.
How Long Should A Muslim Woman Breastfeed?
Some women followed religious guidance on breastfeeding, especially those of the Islamic faith where breastfeeding is recommended for up to two years (see ‘Gathering information, making the decision and preparing for breastfeeding’ ). As a breastfeeding support worker she visited Muslim families to explain the importance of…