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Dating Dates

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Why DATES? And How? A lactogenic ingredient called DATES, a miracle palm desert fruit.  Rated as a TOP 10 lactogenic food. TRYPTOPHAN.  Dates contain Tryptophan. Tryptophan is one of the 10 essential amino acids that the body uses to create the proteins it needs. Here's the Science. In particular, tryptophan serves as a precursor for serotonin (our feel-good neurotransmitter). Seratonin supports the chemistry of lactation.Serotonin counter-acts Dopamine, which suppresses Prolactin (needed for milk production). So anything that keeps Dopamine levels low, in turn keeps Prolactin levels high; thus making them lactogenic and helping to combat low milk supply. High tryptophan...

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Breastfeeding Pills and Cautions - Are you risking your health to breastfeed baby?

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Breastfeeding Pills and Cautions - Are you risking your health to breastfeed baby?

Just as with any medication, whether herbal or pharmaceutical, women should be advised of all possible contraindications so they can weigh up risks versus benefits and make choices accordingly. It is particularly important when you are breastfeeding or pregnant that you are aware of any side effects that may be harmful to yourself.   'NATURAL' herbs in capsules is not always better Fenugreek, a herb commonly used in curries and chutney, is widely suggested to mothers who are concerned about their milk supply. Because fenugreek is ‘natural’ most women assume it’s fine to swallow a few capsules when milk supply feels...

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You Should Not Miss This!

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You Should Not Miss This!

RAMADAN REMEDIES Here are some ingredients great for you to incorporate to achieve an oversupply of breastmilk during Ramadan even if you're fasting!         Not forgetting to indulge in our treats...                                 

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