Badass Breastfeeding Podcast

Microbiome and Poop

January 17, 2022 Dianne Cassidy & Abby Theuring Season 1 Episode 231
Badass Breastfeeding Podcast
Microbiome and Poop
Show Notes

Microbiome…and poop

Do you know how your milk affects your baby’s microbiome?  And their poop?

Dianne lets her nerd out and brings some cool research to the game today.  Listen for more!

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Things we talked about:

How baby poop becomes everything [6:11]

Is there an APP for that? [8:17]

Definitions [11:03]

Vaginal birth vs cesarean [12:25]

Does it start in utero? [15:04]

Skin to skin [16:29]

How breastmilk helps the microbiome [21:03]

Parent antibiotic use [22:43]

Breastfed babies may not poop daily [25:30]

Antibiotics in hospital [27:26]

Probiotics [29:06]

Open gut [31:45]


*This Episode is sponsored by Zomee and Simple Wishes


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