Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.37 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Heba
Forum: Breastfeeding   05-10-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By Heba
I know this is a bit late, but if anyone is...

I know this is a bit late, but if anyone is still looking for info on how non-HCPs can meet the Health Science requirements, these Facebook groups have some great info and support....
Forum: Lactivism   02-28-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,586
Posted By Heba
Coming back to this...here's a 1991 newsletter...

Coming back to this...here's a 1991 newsletter which quotes the original 1989 book:
http://www.unsystem.org/SCN/archives/scnnewsextractsmay91/ch5.htm

"* The best food for a baby who, for...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   01-25-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By Heba
Any tongue-tie in the picture?  It can be...

Any tongue-tie in the picture?  It can be implicated in recurrent thrush.
There is also a school of thought that says thrush which doesn't respond to treatment isn't thrush.  Have you been swabbed...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-22-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By Heba
Same boat here, so interested in any replies.  I...

Same boat here, so interested in any replies.  I do not know of any non-HCP who has taken the exam since they upped the educational requirements for 2011, and obviously it excludes those like you...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-22-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 167
Posted By Heba
Oh, I do hope you'll share your results!  I only...

Oh, I do hope you'll share your results!  I only know of the one older study on this.  However, as there seems to be a fair bit of recent anecdotal evidence suggesting that placenta consumption may...
Forum: Breastfeeding   06-08-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By Heba
My understanding is that LLL leaders are not...

My understanding is that LLL leaders are not able to share options for informal milk-sharing, but KSDoulaSara has some great suggestions.  Human Milk for Human Babies I think is exclusively on...
Forum: Breastfeeding   06-05-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By Heba
I love our local page for Human Milk 4 Human...

I love our local page for Human Milk 4 Human Babies!  But you'd need to look for a page local to you.
Forum: Middle East   01-02-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Laura, so sorry for not replying earlier.  I...

Laura, so sorry for not replying earlier.  I didn't see your reply at first.  Thank you so much - I really appreciate your comments!  I guess we'll just keep going as we are, and see what happens.
Forum: Middle East   11-22-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Any UAE homeschoolers here?  Are you concerned...

Any UAE homeschoolers here?  Are you concerned by the recent reports that formal schooling will become a legal requirement for families to reside in the UAE?  I'm not sure what to think of it.  Of...
Forum: Middle East   10-13-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Hello again, UAE mamas!  Just wanted to give you...

Hello again, UAE mamas!  Just wanted to give you an update on peer breastfeeding support group Breastfeeding Q&A.  The group has just resumed monthly meet-ups in Dubai, and have a seminar in Dubai...
Forum: Middle East   08-07-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Hello Midwifetogo!  What sort of groups are you...

Hello Midwifetogo!  What sort of groups are you looking for?  Facebook groups which you might be interested in are UAE Natural Family Living Network, Breastfeeding Q&A Dubai UAE (it is actually...
Forum: Spirituality   07-22-2012, 03:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By Heba
Thank you, Um Sami!  I don't know what happened...

Thank you, Um Sami!  I don't know what happened about the research study I heard of...perhaps it never went ahead, or was not published.
I know that some mums, particularly of older babies, fast...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   06-18-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By Heba
Oh, if you want to chat about dietary...

Oh, if you want to chat about dietary interventions, I'm happy to share our experiences with you.  We've had great results with various things, but are still looking for more answers.  We're...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   06-18-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 699
Posted By Heba
9yo DS (aspergers/dspraxia) has never had sleep...

9yo DS (aspergers/dspraxia) has never had sleep issues, plus I absolutely cannot and would not say that what worked for us would be appropriate for you, but although we night-weaned at some point...
Forum: Spirituality   06-10-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By Heba
2 years ago, I heard that there was to be a...

2 years ago, I heard that there was to be a research study (international in scope, I believe), looking at breastfeeding and Ramadan fasting .  I have not heard anything further about this, and I...
Forum: Middle East   05-30-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
I can give you a list of assessment centres for...

I can give you a list of assessment centres for children in Dubai and Sharjah provided by the Community Service Head of Dubai Autism Centre, if this is of any use. Also if you're on Facebook,...
Forum: Middle East   05-20-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 479
Posted By Heba
Does anyone have any grains they could...

Does anyone have any grains they could share/sell me?  (I know it's a bit of a long shot, but I'd really really like to start making kefir but can't get hold of grains.)  Thanks!
Forum: Middle East   04-05-2012, 05:36 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Hello all! Just wanted to let you know that peer...

Hello all! Just wanted to let you know that peer group Breastfeeding Q&A is running another info seminar for breastfeeding mums/dads and supporters in Dubai on 14th April. Topics include the role of...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-29-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By Heba
I don't know where you're located, but in the...

I don't know where you're located, but in the UK, a lot of it comes from the government's Infant Feeding Survey (http://www.ic.nhs.uk/ifs). 
Forum: Middle East   01-07-2012, 03:28 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Hello all!  Just wanted to let you know that...

Hello all!  Just wanted to let you know that peer group Breastfeeding Q&A is running an ante-natal breastfeeding workshop in Dubai on 14th January.  More info here:...
Forum: Middle East   11-02-2011, 02:41 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Does anyone have details of an IBCLC in Al Ain...

Does anyone have details of an IBCLC in Al Ain who will take outside patients (i.e. not only attached to a maternity ward)?  I've e-mailed Cromwell but had no response :(.
 
I have IBCLC details...
Forum: Middle East   10-26-2011, 11:26 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Thank you very mum, 1jooj!   I'm hoping for...

Thank you very mum, 1jooj!
 
I'm hoping for a nice quiet Eid week :).  Anyone planning anything exciting?
Forum: Middle East   10-24-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 24,581
Posted By Heba
Hello again, UAE mamas.   Just wanted to let...

Hello again, UAE mamas.
 
Just wanted to let you know about the National Breastfeeding week seminar organised by peer group Breastfeeding Q&A.  We have some fab guest speakers and I'm very excited...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   09-21-2011, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,642
Posted By Heba
Is the itching more intense at let-down? ...

Is the itching more intense at let-down?  Occasionally hives can be linked to breastfeeding, but what you describe doesn't really sound like hives.  I hope you get it figured out soon!  Please let...
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-18-2011, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By Heba
Oh no!  I can imagine your despondency. ...

Oh no!  I can imagine your despondency.  Seriously.
 
Maybe you can look at it as part of the process that you went through to get your supply up - with the milk itself not being the end product,...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: