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Aromatherapy Oils That Help Produce Milk For Breastfeeding
Is a basil essential oil safe for topical use while breastfeeding? Will it interact with prescription metoclopramide? Trying to increase milk supply.
"Aromatherapy is used in a wide range of settings -- from health spas to hospitals -- to treat a variety of conditions. In general, it seems to relieve pain, improve mood, and promote a sense of relaxation. Several clinical studies suggest that when essential oils (particularly rose, lavender, and frankincense) were used by qualified midwives, pregnant women felt less anxiety and fear, had a stronger sense of well-being, and had less need for pain medications during delivery. Many women also report that peppermint oil relieves nausea and ...Read more
15 months baby swallowed 2 fish oil caps 2000mg,he is okay but i breastfeed him,i've to eliminate fish from my. Diet also not to pass in milk?
How are you supposed to inhale aromatherapy oils? Do you just smell them out of the bottle, and can they lose their effectiveness overtime?
Have 14 months old child. May I use peppermint oil aromatherapy in another room? Not in nursery. I mean, does smell of peppermint oil harm children?
Well...: All oils are different so they are different! ...Read more
Someone told me that aromatherapy can relieve stress. Can a candle replace the oils and stuff that are used in aromatherapy?
Yes: Both lavender oil and tea tree oil can stimulate growth of breast tissue in men and women. A study published in the new england journal of medicine (feb 1, 2007) showed that both oils have estrogen-like properties. In young boys, repeated skin exposure caused breast growth. In the lab, the oils increased growth of breast cancer cells. Use of these oils on the skin should be limited. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
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