Monthly Archives: October 2017

Milk Flow: Too Fast or Too Slow?

Baby milk can flow too fast or too slow from the breast or bottle. You can tell by watching how your baby acts or “behaves” while feeding. We call this reading baby behaviors.  Your baby may have one or more of these various behaviors to indicate the flow isn’t just...

“Just Right” Flow

Flow is how fast baby milk comes out of the breast or bottle nipple. Breast flow varies from mother to mother, and even varies within a feeding. Bottle nipple flow rates are packaged as Slow, Medium, and Fast.  How do you know which nipple flow rate is right for your...

Different Bottle Sizes

Bottles come in different sizes ranging from 2 oz or 60 ml, to 8 oz or 240 ml.  So, which size do you purchase? Newborns and young babies do not drink very much, so a small bottle can be used.  However, if you like the feel of a larger bottle...