Marie Gray is a Christchurch based mama of two and a trained breastfeeding peer counsellor. In this video, she discusses her dynamic breastfeeding journey, including trying everything to increase supply with varying degrees of effectiveness, using a supplementary nursing system, and using formula and donor milk.
Marie lives in Christchurch and was one of the first breastfeeding peer counsellors. She has experience of using a supplementary nursing system, trying everything to increase supply with varying degrees of effectiveness, using formula, using donor milk, two different experiences with two babies and she is a brilliant speaker. She is skilled at supporting women with SNS.Marie is fluent in Te Reo and her sister is a midwife.
*Disclaimer* These videos are indented as a platform to share diverse experiences and information, and we hope that you find this series supportive and informative. It is important to note that these are personal stories and opinions and do not necessarily reflect the views of Women’s Health Action or our funders. Please seek advice from your health professional before making any important decisions about infant or young child feeding.