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Author Archives: Ardo Medical

THE LET-DOWN REFLEX by Cordelia Uys

Posted: 28th August 2020

THE LET-DOWN REFLEX by Cordelia Uys   The anatomy of your breasts. There are several ducts on the inside of your nipples which branch out into your breasts; at the end of the ducts are a multitude of alveoli containing milk producing cells. These cells …

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The best £30 we have ever spent.

Posted: 29th July 2020

As well as award-winning breastpumps, Ardo is also the UK distributor of the new and innovative trying to conceive (TTC) product, the FERTI·LILY Conception Cup. There has been fantastic feedback from FERTI·LILY customers about their success in getting pregnant, and we would like to share …

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Antenatal Expressing – what you need to know

Posted: 9th July 2020

You may not know this, but there are special circumstances in which you may need to express breastmilk in the final few weeks of your pregnancy. It is called Antenatal Expressing, and there are different reasons for doing so. It is advocated by some NHS …

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Breastfeeding and Expressing with Covid-19

Posted: 20th May 2020

What an unprecedented time we are living in. When you decided to have a baby and thought about all the things which might come with that tiny little person, Covid-19 was certainly not on your list of things to prepare for. However, there are ways …

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Samira and Sienna – breastfeeding and expressing journey

Posted: 2nd April 2020

Let’s talk breastfeeding. It can be a magical and smooth journey for some mothers, and for the rest, it can be such an excruciating experience! For me, it was honestly so hard physically and mentally. I can’t even explain the pain in those early days, …

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Induced Lactation and Relactation – The Great Unknowns!

Posted: 25th February 2020

Relactation and induced lactation seem to be the great unknowns for parents and parents-to-be in pregnancy, birthing, and feeding baby. They are not subjects commonly discussed, however, they are very exciting processes which enable women – even those who have not been pregnant before – …

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Single or double pumping? That is the question!

Posted: 9th January 2020

Breastmilk supply works on a supply and demand basis – the more you express, the more your amazing body will make! However, many of the ladies we speak to here at Ardo often ask whether they should be expressing from both breasts at the same …

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How Important are Product Reviews to Mums?

Posted: 26th November 2019

According to Econsultancy, 61% of customers read online reviews before making a purchase decision. Is this something you do? Are you a researcher or an instant purchaser? With so many sources of information about products available at the touch of a button these days, it’s …

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Am I expressing enough breastmilk?

Posted: 14th November 2019

Expressing is a technique that is learned, not something that will necessarily come easily to all new mums. As every mum is different, the amount of breastmilk you produce and how much your baby needs will also be different. It is also good to know …

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The Changing Life of Breastmilk

Posted: 30th April 2019

Having a baby is a life-changing experience, and just as your baby continually develops and changes, so too does your breastmilk. There are different types of breastmilk that your body will produce, depending on the stage of your pregnancy and then the age of your …

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