Grants Awarded to Breastfeeding Groups in Cornwall

Real Baby Milk is delighted to have been able to award grants totalling nearly £2,500 to breastfeeding groups across Cornwall. The small grants programme was funded by Cornwall Council and applications were invited from groups to access funds of up to £250 to fund activities that would help with training, sustainability and / or resources … Read more…

Postage & Packaging Costs Removed from RBM shop

Real Baby Milk has today revised all pricings on the website shop to enable us to be able to operate with no Postage & Packaging Costs. “We decided to build in the P&P costs into our product prices as we felt it was much simpler for our customers and it means that the price they see is the price they pay” said Arwen from Real Baby Milk.

Real Baby Milk welcomes new growth charts

The much anticipated arrival of the new WHO Growth charts (the ones in the red book) is here!

For a long time these charts, which are dutifully plotted every time you weigh your baby, have been measuring all babies against the weight of a formula fed baby. Due to there being 15-20% more calories in formula milk, the weight gain is significantly quicker than the natural weight gain of a breastfed baby. The change of these charts is even more significant due to the links to childhood obesity with the feeding of formula to babies.