Champions of breastfeeding: Meet the women helping mums on their nursing journeys

PHOTOS: COURTESY OF PEARLIE QUEK, ARIFFIN JAMAR, CHONG JUN LIANG, KUA CHEE SIONG
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SINGAPORE - Breastfeeding is often thought to be instinctive, but it can feel anything but natural for anxious new mothers who want to give their babies the best start in life.

As communities around the globe celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, which starts on Aug 1, The Straits Times takes a look at women who are helping mothers on their nursing journeys.

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