In order for effective breastfeeding to occur, a good latch is required between the infant mouth and the breast. Unfortunately, difficulties with breastfeeding may occur due to a condition called upper lip tie. In this situation, the newborns upper lip does not curl up or flare out enough resulting in… Continue Reading Upper Lip Tie Release Treatment

Normal tongue mobility is an important factor in speech development. However in a newborn, it is also essential for breastfeeding. It is not uncommon that a child is born with a mucosal flap under the tongue tip causing relative immobility leading to breastfeeding difficulties. This is known as tongue tie.… Continue Reading Tongue Tie Release Treatment

The most common ailments that newborn and young babies suffer from are wind and constipation. This short tummy routine will help to aid digestion and help to soothe symptoms. Before you undress your baby, or beginning the massage, make eye contact with your little one and gently stroke them from… Continue Reading Baby Massage To Help Wind & Constipation | Mothercare