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Jessica Brashear: Be your child’s advocate for better health care

Dear Doctor, our appointment left me disappointed in your professionalism and bed-side manner.


Bri Nejad: Sunblock or Sunscreen: Which one should you be using this summer?

One thing we know for sure is we need something to keep our skin looking youthful and healthy.


Joe McCampbell: Momaha has a new daddy blogger

He’s a 25-year-old Omaha guy who plans to blog about life as a single dad.


Heidi Woodard: Help! I have the mentality of an 82-year old

No offense to any octogenarians out there. I’m just not ready to be you yet.


Dr. Tricia Schmit: 9 ideas for a healthier Easter basket

So, here we are, staring at Easter already and… more candy.


How I Do It: Personal trainer-mom pushes herself and others, all with a smile

She intended to work with children, but her love for health and fitness ultimately took over her career ambitions.


Tag Archives: breastfeeding

For two years now, I’ve been trying to transition my son into his own bed.

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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.

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A mother in China was recently stopped by police for breastfeeding her 18-month-old son while she sped through traffic on a moped.

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Is there such a thing as breastfeeding etiquette?

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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.

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There’s inconsolable crying, writhing, the constant feeding and more crying.

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How one professor gave the country an unintended education.

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We’ve discussed breastfeeding — and which is best. But we haven’t really discussed how it affects your sex life.

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I compared hospitals providing formula samples to giving cigarette samples to smokers.

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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.

Click the headline to join the discussion.

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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.

(Click the headline to read more.)

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It hurt and was frustrating and darned inconvenient. But what helped me to get it to work? Support.

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I had to do what felt right to me as a mother.

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We’ve scanned the headlines for hot-button topics and helpful mommy news. A few items we thought would interest you: In the news Students at Papillion-La Vista South High School hosted a “Blanketeering Day” with more than 30 students showing up… »

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