Summer is finally here. When it comes to breastfeeding, on hot days it is necessary to pay attention to a few important items. We bring you some very important tips related to breastfeeding during extreme heat.
Nowadays exclusive breastfeeding is recommended for the first six months of baby’s life. And breastfeeding together with other food should continue for at least 12 or 24 months. Breast milk is the ideal food babies. It is valuable source of nutrients and immunity which are important for health and resistance of child’s body in the future. Breastfeeding can protect babies from infections and reduce the rates of later health problems such as obesity, diabetes and asthma.
Breastfeeding is a way of expressing love, attention, care, comfort, creating intimacy and the basis for the physical and mental development of a child. On the other hand is a learning process in which the child needs to learn to eat from the mother’s breast. This process takes time, peace, patience and love. Every child is unique and has its own temperament which is reflected in breastfeeding.