Breast implants caused me to not be able to breastfeed

A bit of a back story to how my breast implant surgery lead to failure in breastfeeding. I have never had "nice looking" breasts. Anatomically there was something always not quite right about them. I had a couple years of weight gain and loss, but nothing too major. 7 years ago, I decided that it … Continue reading Breast implants caused me to not be able to breastfeed

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Growing breast tissue for breastfeeding with the herb goats rue

Goats rue, also known as Galega officinalis is a herb from the pea family. It's found growing naturally in the middle east and Europe. High in galegine, it has anti-diabetic qualities. Goats rue also has diuretic qualities. Goats rue is also is high in phytoestrogens, peganine, luteolin, flavonoids, carnavine, and galegine. In a previous blog … Continue reading Growing breast tissue for breastfeeding with the herb goats rue

Supplements for an extremely low breastmilk supply

To begin with, I struggled severely with the low breastmilk supply for my son. He had no problems with latching or tongue tie, the problem was with me. I had two previous elective breast surgeries involving breast tissue removal. Together with implants, I had a full lift. My low breastmilk supply struggle Incidentally, the first … Continue reading Supplements for an extremely low breastmilk supply