breastfeeding

  1. Celebrity Gossip

    Danica McKellar breast-fed her son until he was 2 1/2

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    Danica McKellar was just a kid when we first met her, but she is now a mom — and she's the type of parent she wants to be.
  2. Children's Health

    Formula aids in breastfeeding

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    A new study showed that using formula and breastfeeding may extend the time a child will nurse.
  3. First baby care

    How to boost your breast milk supply

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    Some moms worry their breast milk supply dips more than they (or their baby) would like — so what can they do? Breastfeeding experts...
  4. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    The art of tandem breastfeeding

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    Breastfeeding one baby is a beautiful feat in and of itself, but some moms make nursing two kids look easy. When you’re still...
  5. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    The ethics of selling pumped breast milk

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    If a mom has excess breast milk, is she within her rights to try to sell it, or should it always be donated? We explore both sides...
  6. Nutrition & Diet Tips

    Less common foods to avoid when breastfeeding

    When we decide to have a child, we sacrifice our bodies and our diets throughout both pregnancy and breastfeeding. Though we know...
  7. Baby & Toddler

    Ouch! When breastfeeding hurts

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    Repeat after me: Breastfeeding shouldn't hurt. Ever. A little preparation, help and support goes a long way toward preventing common...
  8. Mom & Dad

    Stop wasting your time on parenting books

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    New parents don’t have to shun all parenting books before having their first child, but take it from all of the sleep-deprived out...
  9. Mom & Dad

    You are what you nurse: Does breastfeeding define motherhood?

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    It was “easy” to park yourself on the couch with your first child, nursing almost non-stop at times. Being that dedicated the second...
  10. Baby & Toddler

    Why moms choose to breastfeed

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    Breastfeeding is an intensely personal decision — one you must make before your labor begins and you are presented with a hungry...
  11. Mom & Dad

    How can Dad support the breastfeeding mom?

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    Breastfeeding is the mom’s domain, right? Well, yes, but she needs a network of support to be successful, and her partner is one of...
  12. Baby & Toddler

    Benefits of breastfeeding during the Christmas holidays

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    Christmas with a baby or toddler is always more interesting than without, but if you’re breastfeeding your little one, there are...
  13. Baby & Toddler

    Breastfeeding myths debunked

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    If you’re expecting a baby and plan to breastfeed, chances are you’ve heard one or more statements about nursing that simply aren’t...
  14. First baby care

    Bottle vs. breast: Does how we feed our babies really matter?

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    How you choose to feed your baby shouldn’t be a decision that defines you as a mother. Unfortunately, the mainstream mommy culture...
  15. Baby & Toddler

    Why you should breastfeed your toddler

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    If you've made it a full year breastfeeding your baby, you are doing great. But the benefits to nursing — for both you and your...
  16. Baby & Toddler

    Breastfeeding man seeks to be a La Leche League leader

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    Trevor MacDonald is like any other parent — he loves his child and wants what is best for him. What makes him incredibly unique is...
  17. Pregnancy, Labor & Birth

    What are baby-friendly hospitals?

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    The term “baby friendly” sounds wonderful, but you may not be 100 percent sure what it means. Here’s a quick rundown on what would...
  18. Mom & Dad

    Boy Scout committee chair dismissed for breastfeeding

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    Tess Kinker of Alliance, Ohio, was recently dismissed from her post as committee chair for her son’s Boy Scout pack. Kinker says...
  19. Baby & Toddler

    Tandem nursing: Breastfeeding for two

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    Mariana breastfed her daughter through her second pregnancy, and then she nursed them both after her son was born. Read on to learn...
  20. Baby & Toddler

    Is 14 too young to learn about breastfeeding?

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    Along with sex ed, why not learn about breastfeeding in school? Students in the Liverpool area in England are. What do you think...