Pediatric dietician and IBCLC Jennifer Ashcroft talks about perceived low milk supply, one of the most common concerns among new parents. In this session we look at normal infant growth and behaviour, common worries about supply, ways to protect mums milk supply, and dispel myths that could lead to unnecessary supplementation.

Particularly useful for expectant and new parents to give you confidence in your feeding choices.

 

Jennifer Ashcroft (MNutr, MSc, IBCLC) is a registered paediatric Dietitian working within the South Eastern NHS Trust, lactation consultant, and mum to nine-month-old daughter. Jennifer received her bachelors in Nutrition and dietetics from the University of Nottingham, and then went on to complete her masters in advanced dietetic practice whilst working at Nottingham Children’s hospital delivering specialist care. Jennifer is delighted to be supporting Breastival this year because she is passionate about ensuring optimal infant and maternal health and believes every family deserves to be well informed and supported in their feeding choices..