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Infant Feeding

Breastfeeding Is Not A One-Sized, Elitist Model

Mama Bean | Posted 08.04.2016 | Parents
Mama Bean

Moms, I'm not going to lie. Breastfeeding can feel like the highest mountain to climb. But the vast majority of us can get through those early bumps...with dedication and crucially, with support.

As A Breastfeeding Mother, I Need You To Meet Me Where I Am

Mama Bean | Posted 07.25.2016 | Parents
Mama Bean

Yes, breastfeeding can be hard. It was excruciatingly difficult for me. But some things are worth the struggle. And for me, breastfeeding is a shining example of A Thing That Is Worth The Struggle.

5 Surprising Truths About Feeding Children Every Parent Should Know

Maryann Jacobsen | Posted 06.03.2016 | Parents
Maryann Jacobsen

Knowing the realities of feeding kids helps everyone enjoy mealtime a bit more. Because when things get off track, you will resist blaming yourself and your kid. And you can get back to the tough and rewarding job of feeding little ones.

All Parents Deserve a Seat at the Consumer Protection Table: An Open Letter to Public Citizen

Suzanne Barston | Posted 08.06.2014 | Parents
Suzanne Barston

Women deserve to know the full range of medically viable options for feeding their children, in an unbiased, accurate, and judgment-free manner, and a consumer protection organization should be at the forefront of that fight.

Why There Are No Winners in the Battle of Breast vs. Bottle

Suzanne Barston | Posted 04.30.2014 | Parents
Suzanne Barston

What the Golen/Ramsey study shows should not be controversial. It's proof that whether a woman chooses, or is capable of, feeding a baby from her breast is not what defines her as a mother.

Why I Question Every New Breast-Is-Best Finding These Days

Elizabeth Clements | Posted 05.05.2013 | Parents
Elizabeth Clements

Celiac disease is on the rise, quadrupling in the United States over the last 50 years. Breastfeeding, too, is on the rise, tripling here during this same time period. Interestingly, new reports boast that breast milk may prevent celiac disease. So how could this be true?

The Benefits Of Starting Solids Early

Posted 11.19.2012 | Parents

By: MyHealthNewsDaily Staff Published: 11/16/2012 03:32 PM EST on MyHealthNewsDaily The health benefits of breast-feeding have been intensely re...