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Considering the nutritional value of each bite ingested for each kid just seems like a nice but unattainable ideal most days.
“So, I stand here, mouth agape, partly in horror, and receive the sacrament.”
Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples of childbearing age. Most suffer in silence. My wife and I, for instance, are one.
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Tag Archives: breastfeeding
For two years now, I’ve been trying to transition my son into his own bed.
The British government recently launched a pilot program to pay 130 women to breastfeed. If deemed successful, a nationwide pilot could be rolled out next year.
A mother in China was recently stopped by police for breastfeeding her 18-month-old son while she sped through traffic on a moped.
Is there such a thing as breastfeeding etiquette?
The thought is that the alcohol gets into the breast milk so to prevent the baby from sharing mom’s margarita, you “waste” the milk.
There’s inconsolable crying, writhing, the constant feeding and more crying.
How one professor gave the country an unintended education.
We’ve discussed breastfeeding — and which is best. But we haven’t really discussed how it affects your sex life.
I compared hospitals providing formula samples to giving cigarette samples to smokers.
Join me every Friday at 2 p.m. for a live chat about whatever is on your mind.
A couple topics I have in mind:
Time magazine’s controversial cover of an American mother shown breastfeeding her 3-year-old son.
Speaking of the cover, let’s discuss attachment parenting.
I’ll also have several giveaways for the end of the chat.
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New parents leaving most Nebraska hospitals don’t get free infant formula anymore.
Consumer advocates are pressuring hospitals nationwide to end such giveaways saying they undermine breastfeeding.
According to a World-Herald article, Omaha’s Creighton University Medical Center (which is being acquired by Alegent Health System) still does it. But that might end, too.
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It hurt and was frustrating and darned inconvenient. But what helped me to get it to work? Support.
I had to do what felt right to me as a mother.
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