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No, If A Baby Is Hungry, She Will Not Eat

No, If A Baby Is Hungry, She Will Not Eat

09.26.2014
When a child is hungry, she will not necessarily eat.
Brazil's Inventive Solution To Save Newborns: Breast Milk Banks

Brazil's Inventive Solution To Save Newborns: Breast Milk Banks

09.25.2014
Every year, one million babies die on the day they are born. Brazil is on the fast track to ending this trend with one simple solution:...
To Test or Not to Test: A Question Ashkenazi Jewish Women Must Weigh in Light of a New Breast Cancer Study

To Test or Not to Test: A Question Ashkenazi Jewish Women Must Weigh in Light of a New Breast Cancer Study

09.25.2014
Decisions regarding genetic testing should never be made lightly. The results of these tests can require difficult and life-altering choices,...
I Didn't Count Her Toes

I Didn't Count Her Toes

09.24.2014
I lost more than blood at half past six on that summer's evening. I lost what I assumed was my right to claim those first hours of my daughter's...
What Breastfeeding Moms All Over The World Have In Common

What Breastfeeding Moms All Over The World Have In Common

Rebecca Adams  09.24.2014
Though each mom's feeding experience is unique, a new global breastfeeding survey by Lansinoh Laboratories, Inc., highlights which elements...
Weaning the Mother

Weaning the Mother

09.23.2014
As I recited the final blessing my tears mixed with the living waters of the mikveh. I was overcome with the emotion of having reached...
5 Reasons She Might Not Want More Kids

5 Reasons She Might Not Want More Kids

09.23.2014
I cannot speak from a man's perspective, but I can absolutely appreciate why a woman is reluctant to journey down the pregnancy path while...
I Cried And Nursed My Daughter

I Cried And Nursed My Daughter

09.18.2014
Even in the midst of searing loss, nursing my daughter helped me to find my voice and my confidence in myself. She fully believed, despite...
17 Families Show The World Why They Support Breastfeeding

17 Families Show The World Why They Support Breastfeeding

09.16.2014
I support breastfeeding. Even though it has been one of the hardest, most emotionally challenging experiences I have ever had, I support...
Breastfeeding A Toddler

Breastfeeding A Toddler

09.16.2014
I always knew I wanted to breastfeed, I just didn't realize how difficult it would be to wean off.
Hilarious Comic Has The Perfect Response To People Who Try To Shame Breastfeeding Moms

Hilarious Comic Has The Perfect Response To People Who Try To Shame Breastfeeding Moms

Caroline Bologna  09.12.2014
Despite the fact that it is legal to breastfeed in public, moms are habitually shamed for nursing their babies outside the home. This comic...
Watching My Wife Breastfeed In Hiding Showed Me I Was Part Of The Problem

Watching My Wife Breastfeed In Hiding Showed Me I Was Part Of The Problem

09.12.2014
I'd never seen my wife breastfeed in a bathroom. I'd only imagined it. However, looking at these photos really hit home. I felt terrible...
The 7 Queerest Questions I've Been Asked as a Gay Dad

The 7 Queerest Questions I've Been Asked as a Gay Dad

09.11.2014
While the motivations may be different, the questions all make the same assumption -- that every child needs a father and a mother in order...
How Babies' Eating Patterns Affect Kids' Diets Later On

How Babies' Eating Patterns Affect Kids' Diets Later On

Catherine Pearson  09. 4.2014
What infants eat could have a lasting influence on their weight and food preferences throughout childhood, according to a new collection...