01 Dec 2014
December 1, 2014

Nils delivers 32 talks in 7 USA cities

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This October I was in the USA where I visited 7 cities and delivered 32 talks. In 3 cities there were conferences, including Los Angeles to the Doulas of South California (DASC); and the NOMAS conference which is for doctors, nurses and speech therapists with a specific interest in feeding the preterm infant. I presented.. read more →

28 Nov 2014
November 28, 2014

What a new baby really needs

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So many people ask what one REALLY needs for a baby. The answer is… not much! Marketing for baby things is hugely successful at making everyone spend unnecessary amounts of money! So here is a list of the “must-have” things to buy for your tiny baby. You need: Nappies: look at the variety of nappies.. read more →

25 Nov 2014
November 25, 2014

An overwhelming letter of thanks to Jill

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Dearest Jill We both wish to say a huge and heartfelt THANK YOU to you for all that you have done for us. Your gifts to us have been plenty and great and we are not sure you can ever be thanked enough. But we will attempt to, by letting you know what a wonderful,.. read more →

21 Nov 2014
November 21, 2014

Jill reflects on two October births

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It always interests me how very different and unique each birth is. That is what makes each birth so special – watching how the expectant mother copes with the labour and digs deep to find strength to cope with the surges when they get intense. The mum often surprises herself at how strong she is.. read more →

In October, Nils and Jill Bergman were invited to present at the LLL conference in Johannesburg. The theme of the conference was “Breastfeeding : bringing people together.” At this meeting, they presented for the first time the complete ‘manifesto’ on the FIRST 1000 MINUTES of NINO. This is the neuroscience summary of the needs of.. read more →