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6 Surprising Facts About Breast Milk

6 Surprising Facts About Breast Milk

STAT  04.20.2016
By Megan Thielking The same hormone that controls orgasms also controls the production of breast milk.  That's just one of the surprising...
Nailing Your Working Mom Breastfeeding Schedule

Nailing Your Working Mom Breastfeeding Schedule

Well Rounded NY  04.20.2016
There is a perception that breastfeeding is always "on demand," but how can that work when you're a Working Mom? In 2013, 62% of mothers...
Mom Opens Up About Breastfeeding Struggles In Tandem Nursing Post

Mom Opens Up About Breastfeeding Struggles In Tandem Nursing Post

Caroline Bologna  04.19.2016
A California mom is lifting up women who have struggled with breastfeeding through a viral Instagram post. Art director Elaina Bellis gave...
Working Moms Breastfeed In Uniform In Stunning Photos

Working Moms Breastfeed In Uniform In Stunning Photos

Caroline Bologna  04.18.2016
Following up on her viral photos of moms nursing in military and firefighter uniforms, photographer Tara Ruby is showcasing even more badass...
I Force-Weaned My Child, and It Was Awful, for a While Anyway

I Force-Weaned My Child, and It Was Awful, for a While Anyway

Joni Edelman  04.15.2016
Breastfeeding is magic, until it's not. And when the magic ceases, in my case anyway, it does so quickly, and with great resolution.
The Fantasy Of The Non-Anxious Mother

The Fantasy Of The Non-Anxious Mother

Michelle Zunter  04.15.2016
I have learned that the world does not revolve around me. I have learned to let go of things that won't matter in the end. I have my daughter...
I Want To Live In A World Where Breasts Are So Normal They're Boring

I Want To Live In A World Where Breasts Are So Normal They're Boring

Jennifer S. White  04.14.2016
I've breastfed two children so far. I'm currently within my second round of nursing a toddler, which is an entirely different experience...
This Australian Cafe Has Breastfeeding Moms Cheering

This Australian Cafe Has Breastfeeding Moms Cheering

Caroline Bologna  04.12.2016
An Australian cafe is broadcasting a special message for breastfeeding moms: Make yourselves at home! In March, midwife Carolyn Hastle...
Breast Is Best....But At What Cost?

Breast Is Best....But At What Cost?

Rachel Hawkins  04. 5.2016
One thing that many women picked up on in my blog post was my mention of my experience with my community Midwife a few days after my son...
On Nursing For The Last Time

On Nursing For The Last Time

Jessica N. Turner  04. 4.2016
All of a sudden I looked at the calendar and it had been a week -- maybe eight days since I had nursed. I realized it was over. I'd never...
Mom Breastfeeds Both 3-Year-Old And 1-Year-Old In Gorgeous Photos

Mom Breastfeeds Both 3-Year-Old And 1-Year-Old In Gorgeous Photos

Cavan Sieczkowski  04. 4.2016
Chelsea Craig was recently on a photo shoot with her young daughters, ages 3 and 8 months, when they began to get fussy. So she decided...
It's Time to Stop Shaming New Moms

It's Time to Stop Shaming New Moms

Michelle Martin  04. 1.2016
Once we got home and started our lives together, I chose to co-sleep, breast feed on demand, and I often "wore" him in a sarong-type carrier...
Here's How Many More Babies Would Survive If Breastfeeding Were More Widespread

Here's How Many More Babies Would Survive If Breastfeeding Were More Widespread

Eleanor Goldberg  03.31.2016
One of the most effective ways to curb infant mortality rates worldwide is by scaling up the number of mothers who breastfeed, research...
Mom Shares Simple But Empowering Breastfeeding Experience

Mom Shares Simple But Empowering Breastfeeding Experience

Caroline Bologna  03.31.2016
Stories about breastfeeding in public often involve criticism, shame and other negative reactions. But a North Carolina mom was pleasantly...