breastfeeding

  1. Super Moms Guide

    Breastfeeding after breast cancer: Real mom stories

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    Breastfeeding can be challenging for any new mom, but these moms had mastectomies and were able to nurse their babies. Get inspired...
  2. Women's Health

    How IVF affects breastfeeding

    Women who have a C-section or use assistance to conceive are more likely not to breastfeed, a study says.
  3. New Moms

    Should you join a breastfeeding support group?

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    If you’re pregnant and hoping to breastfeed, you might consider joining a local breastfeeding support group. Not only will you...
  4. Baby

    Is it OK to let your baby nurse to sleep?

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    You may have been told to avoid letting your baby fall asleep while breastfeeding, but it seems to be working out well for you both....
  5. Parenting

    Mom fired after breastfeeding accommodation not resolved

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    If you work and need time to pump breast milk for your baby, the law says most employers must accommodate you. But if you need extra...
  6. Baby

    Your guide to breastfeeding

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    World Breastfeeding Week starts August 1, so we’ve rounded up all of our best breastfeeding information for new moms, and those with...
  7. Children's Health

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

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    A new study from Tel Aviv University found that children who were breast-fed as infants are less likely to suffer from ADHD.
  8. Baby

    Dating website billboard sexualizes breastfeeding

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    A dating website billboard, which was taken down in Los Angeles due to complaints, plans to roll out 20 more across the nation. The...
  9. Pregnancy

    Alicia Silverstone's milk-sharing program compared to slavery

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    A Wendy Williams column in the tabloid publication Life & Style Weekly has compared Alicia Silverstone’s milk-sharing...
  10. Baby

    What does full-term breastfeeding really mean?

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    Sometimes called extended breastfeeding, full-term breastfeeding means that you don’t wean your child at a predetermined age...
  11. Tips & Advice

    Make breastfeeding in public easier

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    If you’re breastfeeding a baby, you will likely have an opportunity to nurse away from home. The more you do it, the easier it...
  12. Celebrity Gossip

    Mayim Bialik: Stop fighting over my breast-feeding toddlers

    Enough is enough. Mayim Bialik is exhausted over the nonstop "fight" over her decision to breast-feed and co-sleep with her toddlers.
  13. K-12

    Should the government ban baby bottles?

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    A politician from Venezuela has proposed legislation to improve that country’s breastfeeding rates — not by providing...
  14. 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.
  15. 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.
  16. Baby

    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...
  17. Pregnancy

    The art of tandem breastfeeding

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    When you’re still nursing a baby or toddler and become pregnant again, sometimes the older one isn’t interested in...
  18. Pregnancy

    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...
  19. Healthy Recipes

    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...
  20. Baby

    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...