Using your BRAIN


Life doesn't always follow the 'ideal' or your planned path. Sometimes we are faced with decisions and as a new parent these can be even more difficult to navigate as we are already overwhelmed.

In these situations the BRAIN acronym can help us to process our thoughts and information and ensure that we can give informed consent to any suggested plan.




Let me take you through an example: your medical team have suggested to you that your breastfed baby needs a supplement of formula by bottle after every feed.