Baby Wisdom Tip 651 – Alcohol and milk

Fancy a tipple? The alcohol from a drink ends up in your blood system and as breastmilk is made from blood some alcohol will end up in breastmilk. No need to panic if you are going out for a celebration and want a drink, The Breast Feeding__out_and_about Network is a fantastic resource regarding drugs and alcohol in breastmilk and what , if any, the effects may be.

www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk/drugs-in-breastmilk-information-and-factsheets