Kirstin is a registered dietitian with her BA in Psychology and a qualified SACLC. She has a private practice in Somerset West and Claremont, Cape Town. She also offers home visits as a lactation consultant along with in-hospital and office based consultations. Her passion for breastfeeding is rooted in ensuring optimal nutrition within the first 1000 days of life.
•Advice on introduction of solids from 6 months of age while continuing to breastfeed
•Breastfeeding under difficult circumstances for example Down’s syndrome
•Expressing / pumping and feeding expressed milk
• Low milk supply
• Returning to work while maintaining breastfeeding