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Albuquerque Breastfeeding Support - La Leche League Leader Rachael Answers Questions

Breastfeeding is natural, but that doesn’t mean it’s instinctual, especially for new mothers. After the successful delivery of their first baby, many moms are surprised to face nursing challenges. 1,266 more words


Bribed to breastfeed

The dichotomy of breastfeeding and cash incentive schemes is hitting numerous headlines this week. Results from a pilot have been ‘successful’ according to Dr Clare Relton, from Sheffield University’s School of Health And Related Research public health section, who is running the scheme. 708 more words


Pin ups and calendar girls

They transformed not just our early days, but her following weeks and months … and now because of them, we’re still going strong, Hope still loves her milky and her ‘feeding times’ relax and calm both of us, quite aside from all the other positive health giving reasons to nurse beyond babyhood. 457 more words



Ancient Roots Midwifery& Doula Care, LLC serves Roanoke, VA.  Please see below for Roanoke resources regarding Women’s Health, Pregnancy, Birth and the Postpartum:

La Leche League of Roanoke:  61 more words

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Keeping my nerve on a road less travelled

When I first thought about home education, my son was 9 months old. I had met only one family, with a toddler and 2 children under 10. 731 more words

Attachment Parenting

The Milk of Human Kindness Takes A Few Days to Come In – Part One

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about breastfeeding and my experience as a nursing mom, so I thought I would answer many of those questions in a two-part post. 509 more words

All About Baby

Breast/Chestfeeding options for trans* parents

As a cisgender woman, I won’t even begin to pretend that I understand anything about experiencing gender dysphoria or living/reproducing as a trans* or genderqueer individual, no matter who ‘my friends are’, who ‘I’ve dated’ or any other personal connection to the trans* community I have. 3,253 more words