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Using fennel to increase milk production

From time to time we like to turn the spotlight on one of the herbs that we use in our products, such as goat’s rue, plantain, and fenugreek.Today, we’re focusing on a versatile herb that features in a number of our products:  fennel.You may know from eating the plant in a salad or garnish that fennel is a licorice flavored, feathery,… Continue Reading >




Fight breast cancer by donating your breast milk!

Could your breastmilk hold the keys to the prevention and treatment of breast cancer?This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we’re pleased to share some ground breaking breast cancer research which uses breast milk to unlock the secrets of the disease.  And if you fit the criteria for one of the studies using breast milk, you may be able to… Continue Reading >




How does tongue tie impact breastfeeding?  A podcast interview with Catherine Watson Genna

How does having a tongue tie (restricted frenulum under the tongue) affect breastfeeding?In this interview, Catherine Watson Genna, author of Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants, discusses the types of tongue tie, what it’s like to nurse a baby with a tongue tie, what it’s like for the baby to have a tight frenulum… Continue Reading >