Breastfeeding

How Old Is Too Old To Breastfeed?

A controversial topic of when to stop breastfeeding your child.

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Know When You Should Contact A Lactation Consultant

Lactation consultants can be a wonderful resource for Moms

Breastfeeding a baby with tongue-tie or lip-tie (Resources)

Great information on breastfeeding and tongue-tie. 

Breastfeeding Has An Impressive List Of Health Benefits

Benefits go way beyond what you may think.

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Nutrition for women during breastfeeding

Explore the importance of nutrition during pregnancy and lactation.

Calories and fluids; are they necessary for breastfeeding mothers?

You might have questions, however, about what calories and fluids are best for your baby and how your diet might affect your breast milk and your baby. Understand the basics of breast-feeding nutrition. Do I need extra calories while breastfeeding? Do breastfeeding mothers need extra fluids? How much fluid do I need while breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding And Pumping Tips

A few tips for Moms who breastfeed and pump.

Breastfeeding resources and common terms

In order to have successful breastfeeding, it’s import to have access to information, support, and assistance. Common terms and links to many resources.

Tips On Health Supporting Breastfeeding Mother And New Born Baby

Breastfeeding can be a challenge, but it’s worth it. Here are some tips to help you go a long way.

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Breastfeeding and nutrition

Benefits of breastfeeding for your baby and a discussion on multivitamins. 

Common Uses of nipple shields that you will love

When using a nipple shield, correct latch is important. Get to find out more uses of nipple shields that you didn’t know including choosing the correct size shield, helpful hints and more

Some Mothers Have To Pump Their Breastmilk

Some mothers have to pump their breastmilk. Understand the reasons why.

Breastfeeding resources for doulas

internet-based resources on breastfeeding for doulas and families.

A Position On Breastfeeding

An opinion on feeding and breastfeeding education to help you give the best to your baby.

50 breastfeeding resources online

It’s important to choose reliable resources that have no hidden agenda for breastfeeding.

Do you trust Nipple shields?

You don’t have to rely on shields to feed. Get expert advice about nipple shields including the reasons why you shouldn’t use one for long.

Consequences of Pumping Breast Milk

Exclusively pumping is popular for many moms. Understand the effects on maternal and infant health.

Breastfeeding and breast milk resources

Links to websites of groups that study or provide information about breastfeeding and breast milk.

New Guidelines From Breastfeeding Professionals

Learn about the baby’s diet and get tips and advice during pregnancy.

Expert advice on nipple shields and breastfeeding techniques

Are you a slave to the shield?. Get to know the importance of nipple shields in breastfeeding your baby and if in case you are fed up with using the shield, here are a list of techniques in doing the transition to breastfeeding without the shield.

Tips For Moms Who Exclusively Pump

An opinion article with 20 tips for Moms who pump breastmilk.

Breastfeeding medical resources

A medical resource page for women who are breastfeeding.

Peanut Allergies And Breastfeeding

Consuming peanuts while breastfeeding study

The truth about using nipple shields

Most nipple shields are made of a soft, thin, flexible plastic. Find out in what way nipple shields can be useful to babies and some tricks to using them correctly

Legality Of Drinking Alcohol And Advice

A few things you need to know about drinking and being a parent.

Paced responsive feeding

Reduce many common problems associated with overfeeding your infant.  

Feeding Infants To Prevent Mother To Child Transmission Of HIV

Transmission may occur during pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding.

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The most interesting facts about Nipple shields that will keep you going

What is a nipple shield?A nipple shield is a thin flexible silicone cover which a mother places over her nipple prior to breastfeeding. Get to know more about nipple shields including its advantages, disadvantages, the best one for you, directions and precautions and more.

Health Information About Alcohol And Nursing

Guidelines and effects of drinking alcohol while nursing.

Benefits of paced bottle feeding while breastfeeding

Paced bottle feeding reduces the drawbacks of bottle feeding and keeps your new baby happy and healthy.