Do your best for baby... & for you

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Are you con­cerned about whether you will suc­ceed at breast­feed­ing, or do you worry about whether you will pro­duce enough milk?

BREASTMILK IS ALL your baby needs in the first four to six months of life, but you need to con­tinue eat­ing a well-bal­anced diet, be­cause what you eat or drink af­fects you both.

To en­sure that you have the right amount of nu­tri­ents, try adding Sim­i­lac Mom to your

® daily diet. Sim­i­lac Mom is a com­plete nu­tri­tional

® low-fat milk-based ma­ter­nal sup­ple­ment shake, con­tain­ing 23 es­sen­tial vi­ta­mins and min­er­als, protein, DHA (omega-3 fatty acid), and pre­bi­otics. It is sci­en­tif­i­cally for­mu­lated to sup­port your in­creased nu­tri­tional needs dur­ing preg­nancy and breast­feed­ing. All you need is one to two serv­ings per day. “Sim­i­lac Mom is an easy and con­ve­nient

® way to en­sure a com­plete nu­tri­tional so­lu­tion for ex­pect­ing as well as for breast­feed­ing moms. It is im­por­tant for moms to look af­ter them­selves and to ac­knowl­edge that they also re­quire ad­di­tional sup­port to en­sure that they are happy and healthy,” says An­gela Rus­sell, gen­eral man­ager at Ab­bott Nu­tri­tion. While you fo­cus on be­ing a mom you can rest as­sured that by tak­ing Sim­i­lac Mom you ® are do­ing the best not just for your­self but also for your baby right from the very be­gin­ning.

HOW DOES SIM­I­LAC® MOM HELP? For mom: • Low-fat, low calo­rie, helps man­age weight dur­ing preg­nancy and while breast­feed­ing • Helps build your im­mune de­fences • Sup­ports healthy di­ges­tion • Helps re­duce the risk of iron de­fi­ciency anaemia • Vi­ta­min D and FOS, a pre­bi­otic, have been shown to im­prove cal­cium ab­sorp­tion For baby: • Im­proved cal­cium ab­sorp­tion, en­sur­ing suf­fi­cient cal­cium is avail­able to sup­port the devel­op­ment of your baby’s bones • Pro­vides nu­tri­ents to sup­port the devel­op­ment of your child’s brain • Folic acid helps re­duce the risk of neu­ral tube de­fects

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