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Meet the baby born with front teeth - and her mom worried about breastfeeding her

A new mom has admitted she was anxious about breastfeeding her baby daughter – when she was born with two fully formed front teeth. 401 more words

What's FUZZing???

“In my history class, we were debating about breast feeding and all the boys were like ‘ew gross women should go in the bathroom or not do that in public.’ And I never talk in that class, but I felt compelled to input my opinion so I said, ‘Men think the display of a woman’s body is good until it’s no longer for their pleasure’ and everyone just shut their mouths and looked at me. 22 more words


Timeline of Breastfeeding

My ultimate goal when I started breastfeeding was to go to a year. In the early days I never thought I would make it to a week, or a month, or 3 months. 1,468 more words


Benefits of a Breastfed Child

One of the things I am most passionate about is breastfeeding.  I hope to one day be able to become a breastfeeding counselor.  In the meantime I will share some information with you while my 18 month old nurses for her nightly feeding as I type this.   531 more words

The Hindu - '55 per cent babies denied optimal breastfeeding in the first year of birth'

Only minor improvement in breastfeeding practices observed since the last assessment in 2012

Vidya Venkat

New Delhi, 2 September 2015. India is far from reaching its targets on improving infant nutrition as per the ‘4th Assessment of India’s Policies and Programmes on Infant and Young Child Feeding’, documented in “Arrested Development”, a report prepared by Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI) and Public Health Resource Network (PHRN). 466 more words


Cookies For Your Milk...Production

Yesterday, a guy friend from college was asking for a healthy chocolate chip recipe. I immediately thought of the milk production cookie recipe that we received from our midwives. 538 more words


Parenting Tip of the Week: Eat Healthier

I’m not a big fan of New Year’s resolutions; instead I like to opt for resolutions throughout the year and what better time than Fall when all you want to do is gorge on gelato? 306 more words