breastfeeding tips

  1. Baby & Toddler

    What a latch problem means for breastfeeding

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    When you nurse your baby, do you know if she has a good latch? Here's how you can tell and how you can work together to improve it...
  2. Baby & Toddler

    You can breastfeed with inverted nipples

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Inverted nipples may be alarming to you if you’re planning to nurse your baby, but it can absolutely be done, as these moms share...
  3. Baby & Toddler

    Real moms with low milk supply

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    If you suspect that you’re not making enough milk for your baby, it can be comforting to know that low milk supply is relatively...
  4. Baby & Toddler

    Does your baby have a tongue tie?

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    A tongue tie can pose problems for the breastfeeding baby and her mom. These clues will help you identify potential tongue tie and...
  5. Baby & Toddler

    Breastfeeding and thrush: What you need to know

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Thrush is a yeast infection specific to mucus membranes, such as in a baby's mouth and on her mom's nipples. However, identifying...
  6. Baby & Toddler

    The coolest breastfeeding blogs

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Looking for breastfeeding stories straight from the moms who nurse their babies? Look no more — these breastfeeding blogs will have...
  7. Baby & Toddler

    Do private breastfeeding areas discourage public nursing?

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Some public places have private, comfortable nursing areas — a place where a mom and her baby can rest, nurse and relax without...
  8. First baby care

    Dozing off while nursing

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Some moms are lucky to have quick nursers, but for babies who like to take their time breastfeeding, keeping your baby from falling...
  9. Baby & Toddler

    Your guide to breastfeeding

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    World Breastfeeding Week starts August 1, so we’ve rounded up all of our best breastfeeding information for new moms, and those with...
  10. Children's Diseases & Illnesses

    Study: Breast-fed children are less likely to develop ADHD

    Max 5 stars
    2.5
    My Rating
    A new study from Tel Aviv University found that children who were breast-fed as infants are less likely to suffer from ADHD.
  11. First baby care

    How to breastfeed when it’s hot outside

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    If your baby is due this summer, or you have an older baby who still likes to nurse often, you’ll soon be confronted by one of the...
  12. Children's Health

    Formula aids in breastfeeding

    Max 5 stars
    1.7
    My Rating
    A new study showed that using formula and breastfeeding may extend the time a child will nurse.
  13. Child Development & Health

    Overcoming breastfeeding challenges

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Early breastfeeding can be full of challenges for new moms. Many moms take childbirth classes but stop short of educating themselves...
  14. Baby & Toddler

    Nipple confusion: Does it really exist?

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    New mothers have heard the mantra for years — don’t offer a pacifier to a breastfed baby, or she will suffer nipple confusion. It...
  15. New Moms

    5 Things to do when you've forgotten your breast pump

    Max 5 stars
    4.5
    My Rating
    When you find your breasts full and you're ready to find relief but you're without your baby or breast pump in sight, what are you...
  16. New Moms

    5 Back-to-work challenges for you and your newborn

    Max 5 stars
    4.7
    My Rating
    Deciding to return to work can be tough on both you and your baby, but knowing what's in store may help you deal with the bumps...
  17. Baby & Toddler

    5 Best breastfeeding accessories

    Max 5 stars
    4.6
    My Rating
    The obvious benefits of nursing may be enticing when it comes to breastfeeding your baby, but perhaps more women would choose to be...
  18. Baby & Toddler

    Breastfeeding moms get more sleep at night

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    In case you needed another reason to breastfeed, studies show that breastfeeding mothers -- and their partners -- get an average of...
  19. Baby & Toddler

    How to safely store breast milk

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Once you’ve determined which breast milk pump is right for your lifestyle, the question becomes: How do I safely store my baby’s...
  20. Baby & Toddler

    The pros and cons of extended breastfeeding

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    No one will deny that breastfeeding is the best way to feed your infant for the first year of life. The AAP recommends “exclusive...