Is there anything available that can help with breastfeeding?

Q:  I am so excited to hold our little babe Jason in my arms at last!  I know that breastfeeding is best and our midwife has been fantastic...she has taught me all about breastfeeding.  I am a bit worried though that I might find it hard to choose the right foods to eat and I am stressing about successfully feeding our wee babe.  Is there anything available that can help with breastfeeding? A:Puria® Mother’s Nutritional Supplement drink ideal for busy mums,...

Quality nutrition for you to support baby’s developing brain and eyes

Puria® Brain and Vision Support Capsules are specifically designed for women who are planning to become pregnant and women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.  They contain a unique blend of nutrients to support your baby’s healthy brain and eye development as they grow before birth and as you are breastfeeding. Prior to getting pregnant, and throughout pregnancy and breastfeeding it is important that your body receives adequate nutrition to fully support your own needs and that of your child. If for...

Breastfed babies need Vitamin D supplements

Exclusively breastfed babies and young children in New Zealand should be on a Vitamin D supplement, say health experts. Vitamin D deficiency is a growing threat in New Zealand with one in five babies at risk of rickets, a serious bone disorder, due to low Vitamin D levels.¹  Vitamin D deficiency can also lead to respiratory infections. New Zealand company Douglas Nutrition, with the aid of funding from Callaghan Innovation,  has developed and launched Puria® Vitamin D Drops, to meet the...