breastfeeding

  1. Pregnancy

    How birth affects breastfeeding

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    It takes 60 muscles for an infant to master the suck-swallow-breathe reflex, so it's no wonder that a baby's birth affects their...
  2. Baby

    5 Best breastfeeding accessories

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    The obvious benefits of nursing may be enticing when it comes to breastfeeding your baby, but perhaps more women would choose to be...
  3. Baby

    5 Ways to ditch the baby weight without exercise

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    Although exercise is an essential part of your overall health, finding time to exercise with a newborn in tow can be a challenge....
  4. Baby

    Breastfeeding help: Getting baby to latch on

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    As a new mom, you’re probably already fatigued -- having just given birth, overwhelmed by the demands a newborn often brings... and...
  5. Pregnancy

    New parent myths de-bunked

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    You are SO excited to share the news of your pregnancy. This is a very special time for you and your family. However it does open...
  6. Baby

    How to deal with your post-baby body

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    There are a few topics most moms gloss over with pregnant women. This includes how your body will be different after your little...
  7. Baby

    Tips for weaning baby

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    As baby enters toddler-hood, the time comes to graduate to cups and milk. Some may take the conversion easily, while others may...
  8. Baby

    Would you breastfeed another woman’s baby?

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    Would you breastfeed another woman’s baby? Would you allow another woman to breastfeed your baby? While these questions may be...
  9. Baby

    Why weaning sucks

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    Breastfeeding is a beautiful bonding time between you and your baby, but like all good things, it must eventually come to an end....
  10. Pregnancy

    How to breastfeed in public

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    Kim Kardashian raised eyebrows when she recently tweeted in disgust about a woman breastfeeding a baby at a restaurant. But moms...
  11. New Moms

    Bottle feeding tips for nursing moms

    Moms who opt to breastfeed their babies do not have to abandon the idea of bottle feeding. You can do both.
  12. Baby

    Breastfeeding moms get more sleep at night

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    In case you needed another reason to breastfeed, studies show that breastfeeding mothers -- and their partners -- get an average of...
  13. New Moms

    What kind of water should I use in my baby’s formula?

    You’ve decided to feed your baby formula. The powdered and liquid concentrate formulas are a terrific alternative to the...
  14. New Moms

    How often should I feed my baby?

    Your baby is here and she came without instructions! What and how you feed your newborn is your decision -- one that has to work for...
  15. Pregnancy

    6 Tips for heading home with a newborn

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    Heading home with a newborn baby can be frightening. Authors Laura Jana and Jennifer Shu, moms who are also pediatricians, have...
  16. Baby

    How to safely store breast milk

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    Once you’ve determined which breast milk pump is right for your lifestyle, the question becomes: How do I safely store my baby’s...
  17. Baby

    How to choose the best breast pump

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    The availability of a wide range of breast milk pumps has made breastfeeding easier for nursing moms. What breast pump should you...
  18. Baby

    Expectant mom’s guide to baby gear

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    Are you feeling overwhelmed with all the choices in baby gear? From feeding to cribs, strollers and car seats, we sort through all...
  19. Pregnancy

    How to prepare for postpartum depression

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    Many moms experience the “baby blues” shortly after giving birth. But when mood swings don’t subside and the blues hang on, it’s...