This is a great article I discovered on the Food Day site. Hope you find it useful and share with lots of new moms!
I will be sharing pictures from our wonderful Earth Day meal very soon!
Health: A Nursing Mom’s Path to Discovery
At first I thought, “crying is just what babies do.” That’s what I’d seen on TV. But after Cayenne had been crying nearly non-stop for several weeks, it hit me that something must be wrong.
My first thought: Cayenne’s not getting enough milk. So, I went to see an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Counselor who assured me that Cayenne was getting enough milk. I didn’t know what was wrong with my child and things continued to get worse.
Skin irritations popped up on Cayenne’s belly, bottom, and face. She scratched these bumps continuously. I immediately changed her soap and lotion. And, perhaps scariest of all, I was having trouble producing enough milk. At the end of my rope, I finally called my Naturopath friend, Norman. He instantly blurted, “it’s something you are eating.” Click To Read Article.