Did you Know...? 5 Breast Milk Production Facts That May Surprise You!

We all know that breast milk has some extraordinary properties, but did you know about the long-term benefits of breastfeeding? Or just how many calories your body burns to produce your milk? Keep reading to find out some interesting facts about the wonder that is breast milk production…

You may have heard a few of the many benefits of breastfeeding for both mum and baby, but how about the way your body produces breast milk? Take a look at our Top 5 Facts on breast milk production here and make sure you pop over to our Facebook page to let us know which is your favourite!

Did you know Mothers produce 10-50ml in the first 24 hours

Did You Know - Mother's produce 10-50ml during the first 24 hours after bith!*

Did you know milk generally comes in on day 3 after birth

Did You Know - Milk generally "comes in" on day three after birth.

Did You Know - breastfed babies feed to appetite

Did You Know - Breastfed babies feed to appetite!

Did You Know- Your body uses around 85 calories to make every 100ml of breastmilk

Did You Know - Your body uses around 85 calories to make every 100ml of breast milk!*

Did You Know - Breastfeeding protects you against Breast Cancer!

Did You Know - Breastfeeding protects you against Breast Cancer!*