Ms Avivith Stassen, B.S.

Ms Avivith Stassen is a registered Lactation Consultant and Paediatric Dietician.

In Ms Stassen's capacity as a Lactation Consultant she can help you with:

  • Prenatal education and information 
  • Latching-on problems
  • Damaged, painful nipples
  • Breast inflammation (mastitis)
  • Concerns about milk production
  • Baby insufficiently gaining weight
  • Premature babies
  • Advice on breast pumping
  • Use of medication while nursing

As a Dietician specialised in nutrition for infants, children, adolescents, pregnant and lactating women, Ms Stassen can help with issues such as:

  • Fussy eater
  • Growth retardation, poor weight gain
  • Under­/overweight
  • Constipation, diarrhea
  • Food allergy and intolerance
  • Introducing solids
  • Celiac disease
  • Diabetes (in children, pregnant and lactating women)
  • Allergy (of mother or child) while breastfeeding
  • Healthy eating during pregnancy and lactation
  • Behavioral problems like ADHD/ADD
  • Poor sleeping patterns and concentration
  • Nutritional status assessment
  • Nutritional supplementation

More information can be found on her website.