The Breastfeeding Selfie and the Iceberg Effect.

It is 2018 and showing breastfeeding pictures over social media has become the norm and these include some closed groups where “hardcore breastfeeding moms share their experiences/photo” with others. Some women consider themselves to be a successful mother when they...
Ethics and professionalism

Ethics and professionalism

During my working years I had seen multiple healthcare-professional & healthcare-workers working together towards a safe delivery, with a healthy mother & baby in mind. Unfortunately, within the last years there has being a growing culture of misunderstanding...
Make BREASTFEEDING your bussiness!

Make BREASTFEEDING your bussiness!

Early on in my life I lost the most important female figure a woman can have, my mother. During the following years, I had the luxury to be surrounded by several exceptional female role models. Growing up in PERU allowed me to be surrounded by family and friends....
Memoirs of a Transitional Time

Memoirs of a Transitional Time

As a MW, RN & Lactation Consultant, I was privileged to see the change in our society over the years. “The Baby-friendly Hospital initiative (BFHI) had been launched by WHO and UNICEF in 1991, following the Innocenti Declaration in 1990. The initiative is a global...