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CDC issues guidelines on breastfeeding and Ebola

Both families and physicians are anxious about the potential impact of the Ebola virus for mothers and infants.

The CDC has recently issued guidelines for field and partner organizations regarding how to advise breastfeeding women with probably or confirmed Ebola infection: 130 more words


Nursing Tops...

I’m now 37 weeks pregnant and it’s just hit me that I’ll need some Nursing tops once baby is here. It’s one area I completely forgot about. 268 more words

Mum To Be

My Domestic Violence Story: Day 30 - Nursing

Day 30 – Nursing

My goal has always been to nurse all my children for a year. My oldest nursed for a full year, my daughter for 10 months and baby boy, at 17 months, is still attached. 210 more words


Baby-led Weaning

“What do you think of baby-led weaning?”

I was calmly chopping vegetables with Radhika, a friend and member of Ask Amma today when she asked me this question.   1,249 more words


The Joys of a Teething 5 Month Old

12:47am.. here I sit in the glider, typing left handed while my sweet little boy sleeps with my right boob in his mouth. You may think that since he is sleeping I could just lay him down, yet you don’t know how wrong you are. 140 more words


Month Number 5 - October

October has been an interesting month.  The 4 month sleep regression people speak of, is not a myth, but a very real phenomena.  It’s been a very painful, and sleep-free October.   670 more words


A Prayer for my Boobs

I am still struggling with breastfeeding Teddy almost a month into this relationship. I don’t think his latch is everything it should be but it works because of the nipple shield. 185 more words