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PHL Airport Unveils New Breastfeeding Area: Clean, Private, and Equipped

By Kim Glovas

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Just in time for Mother’s Day, the Philadelphia International Airport has unveiled a new mother’s nursing station.

The station is located in the corridor connecting terminals A and B, beyond the security checkpoints. 132 more words


Watching baby's weight

I have a demon that sits around the corner, watchful and waiting. This particular demon introduced himself when my son was two days old and my midwife’s eyes became deep with worry as she said, 579 more words

Lessons Learned

Mothering and Baby’s Response to Pain

There is ongoing debate about whether the presence of the mother and/or breastfeeding helps babies cope with painful medical procedures. Thankfully this question is being studied by researchers. 464 more words


8 Steps to Aid Successful Breastfeeding: BEFORE the Birth!

Breastfeeding is hard. That fact is something that many of us overlook: because it’s natural it must be easy, right? Wrong! Those first few days and weeks with your newborn, trying to establish breastfeeding, may be some of the toughest times you go through. 1,389 more words

Ante-natal Breastfeeding Class

On how I gently weaned my toddler... by letting her lead the path!

So, even though this blog is not intended to be only about breastfeeding, a friend of mine asked me to share my experience weaning a very much boob-attached 18 month old toddler with almost no tears… I immediately thought it was a super idea, mainly because I had one of those babies that would never let it go! 1,242 more words


The Milky Way screening

La Leche League of Madison is hosting a screening of The Milky Way on Thursday, April 30th at 6:00pm (film starts at 6:30 pm).

Location is… 258 more words

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Free Breastfeeding Tips & Guide Brochures by LLLI

La Leche League International (LLLI) is offering pocket-sized Breastfeeding Tips & Guide booklets for free. You can order as many as you like, you just pay a flat $5 shipping rate (this shipping rate is valid in the USA, I’m not sure about foreign shipping rates). 147 more words

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