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These 11 Things Can Decrease Your Breast Milk...
What can cause a decrease in your supply of breast milk? Here are 11 everyday things that can interfere with the amount of breast milk your making.
Breastfeeding, Wet Diapers, And Newborn...
How many wet diapers does a baby have each day? How color should your baby's urine be? What's brick dust and urate crystals? What if you see blood?
Breast Milk Isn't Always White or Yellow. What...
What color is breast milk? Is it normal for breast milk to look clear, yellow, blue, green, pink, or other colors? Why does it change color, and is it safe?
What Does Breast Milk Taste Like?
A common question or curiosity is: How does human breast milk taste? Is breast milk sweet? What gives breast milk it's flavor? Is it OK to try it?
Tips for Feeding and Breastfeeding Your 8 to 12...
Sample meal plan for an 8 to 12 month old breastfed baby. How much breast milk at this age? Guidelines for feeding your 8, 9, 10, 11 or 12 month old.
What Is Let-Down and What Does It Feel Like?
What is the let-down reflex, what does it feel like, what are the signs, and what can you do if it's painful, slow or hyperactive?
This Supplement Can Boost Your Mood and Your...
What is brewer's yeast? Is it safe to take while you're breastfeeding? How do you take it and what effect does it have on nursing women and children?
Can You Breastfeed Your Partner?
Has your husband or intimate partner asked to breastfeed?. Here are 6 reasons some women may consider it.
6 Ways to Naturally Increase Your Supply of...
What can you do to make more breast milk naturally? You can begin by taking these few easy steps.
How To Use Cabbage Leaves To Treat Breast...
How to use cabbage leaves to treat breast engorgement, and relieve painful, swollen breasts during breastfeeding or the process of weaning and drying up.
How Does Your Period Affect Breastfeeding And...
When will your period return? Is it OK to breastfeed during your period? How does menstruation affect breastfeeding, your baby, and your breast milk supply?
11 Foods That Could Boost Your Breast Milk Supply
Which foods can you eat to help you make more breast milk? Here are some common lactogenic foods that may help to increase your breast milk supply.
Is It OK to Breastfeed Your Husband or Partner?
If your husband wants to breastfeed, should you do it? Do you want to ask your husband or partner to breastfeed? Is it OK or is it wrong?
Will Breastfeeding Interfere With Your Sex Life?
Many couples have concerns about breastfeeding and sex. Here are some of the common issues and tips to overcome them.
11 Tips For Breastfeeding With Large Breasts
Breastfeeding with larger breasts may be more of a challenge, but these 11 tips can help you get breastfeeding off to the right start.
Relactation: How to Rebuild Or Increase Your...
Tips for rebuilding or reestablishing a breast milk supply if your supply is low, you want to begin breastfeeding more, or you wish to start breastfeeding again after stopping.
Can Garlic Increase Your Breast Milk Supply?
Garlic has been used for centuries for its health benefits. It's also a galactagogue used to increase the breast milk supply of breastfeeding women.
Can You Breastfeed And Give Your Baby Formula?
Can you give your baby formula and still breastfeed? How does adding formula change affect your baby and your baby's bowel movements? Is it safe?
Can Fennel Increase Your Breast Milk Production?
Fennel is an herb that has been used for centuries to flavor food, assist with digestion, and help increase breast milk for breastfeeding mothers.
9 Breastfeeding Herbs To Boost A Low Breast...
For centuries, women have used breastfeeding herbs to increase milk production and boost a low breast milk supply. Which herbs are safe and effective?
Breastfeeding Teas That Support Lactation And...
Make more breast milk with nursing teas. Herbal breastfeeding teas can help increase breast milk supply. Make your own blend or try 1 of these 6 products.
How To Make Dr. Jack Newman's All-Purpose...
What is Dr. Jack Newman's All Purpose Nipple Ointment (APNO)? What's it used for? Where do you get it? How do you make it? Breastfeeding recipe and info.
Can Fenugreek Help Increase Your Breast Milk...
Fenugreek is an effective herb used by breastfeeding mothers to make more breast milk. Is it safe? How is it used? Does it have side effects?
What Are The Pros and Cons of Breastfeeding?
There are good reasons to breastfeed, ​and there are downsides. What are the advantages and disadvantages of breastfeeding? Here's a list of the pros and cons.
18 Causes Of A True Low Supply Of Breast Milk
What is a true low milk supply, what are causes and what can you do about it?
5 Signs Your Baby Is Getting Enough Breast Milk
When you're breastfeeding, you can't measure how much breast milk your baby is getting. Here's how to tell if your baby is getting enough breast milk.
Combine This Herb With Fenugreek To Boost Your...
Blessed thistle is an herb that is commonly used with fenugreek to help breastfeeding moms increase the amount of breast milk that they're making.
9 Ways To Care For Your Breasts While You're...
How can you care for your breasts while you're breastfeeding? Here are 9 tips to keep comfortable and help prevent some of the common breast issues.
Height and Weight In Breastfed Babies: What's...
What is a normal growth pattern for a breastfed baby? When do they have growth spurts? Do breastfed babies grow more slowly compared to formula fed babies?
This Herb Of Legend Has Been Used For Centuries...
Milk thistle is an herb used to help nursing mothers make more breast milk. Here is some information on it's safety and use for breastfeeding women.
What Should Your Breastfed Baby's Poop Look Like?
The changes and stages of your baby's poop including exclusive breastfeeding, breastfeeding and formula feeding, constipation, diarrhea, and adding solid foods.
Engorgement: How To Deal With Hard, Swollen,...
Breast engorgement occurs when your breasts become overfull with milk. Here are the causes, treatments and complications of this common issue.
Does Breastfeeding Really Help You To Lose...
Does breastfeeding help you to lose weight? Is it safe to go on a diet while you are breastfeeding? Helpful information and tips for losing weight.
The Importance of Breast Assessments When...
There are many possible breast abnormalities that breastfeeding mothers may encounter. Identifying these issues are very important to continue a healthful breastfeeding relationship with your child.
Can You Breastfeed If You Have Small Breasts?
Can you breastfeed if your breasts are small? Will you be able to make enough breast milk for your baby? Here's what you need to know about breastfeeding with small breasts.
This Unusual Herb Can Increase Your Milk Supply
Alfalfa is a very nutritious herb. It is used by breastfeeding woman to help increase the supply of breast milk. Is it safe? How should you take it?
How Often And How Long Should You Breastfeed...
How often​ does a breastfed newborn nurse and how long should each feeding last? How can you nurse on demand, and what hunger signs should you look for?
I Think My Husband Wants to Breastfeed
Has your husband, boyfriend, or partner asked to breastfeed? Here are 4 reasons a man might want to breastfeed from his wife or partner.
Safely Handle and Prepare Stored Breast Milk
When it comes to handling breastmilk, it's important to keep in mind how long the expressed milk has been in storage. Also, watch a video that shows proper handling of breast milk.
How To Heal and Prevent Sore Nipples
Sore nipples are a painful but common breastfeeding problem. Here's what you can do to heal and prevent nipple pain and soreness.
Should You Use Breast Milk Storage Bags To...
Here is a list of 6 popular brands of breast milk storage bags along with advantages and disadvantages of using bags as opposed to glass or plastic bottles.
Tips For Breasteeding With Large Nipples
Large nipples can make it difficult for your baby to latch on. Here are some tips for breastfeeding with big nipples.
Can You Drink Alcohol If You're Breastfeeding?
Is it safe to drink alcohol if you're breastfeeding? Can beer or any type of alcohol help you to make more breast milk? Do you have to pump and dump?
Nursing Moms Need To Drink Plenty Of Fluids....
A nursing mother needs to drink enough water each day as part of a healthy diet. How much is enough?
Should You Use Glass Containers To Store Breast...
Can you freeze and store breast milk in glass containers? Here is what you need to know about glass containers, the pros and cons of using glass and 3 brands of food-safe, freezer-safe glass containers.
What Can Cause A Low Supply Of Breast Milk?
Do you really have a low breast milk supply? Here​ are the most common reasons women think they can't make enough breast milk?
Making Too Much Breast Milk: Is it a problem?
An overabundant milk supply can lead to breast issues, and it can cause gas, fussiness and colic in babies. Here are some tips to get you through.
How To Use A Galactagogue To Make More Breast...
What is a galactagogue and how can it increase your breast milk supply? Actions, herbs, foods, and medications that help to make more breast milk.
3 Reasons You Might Be Losing Too Much Weight...
What can cause you to lose too much weight when you're breastfeeding? Is it dangerous? What can you do about excessive postpartum weight loss?
From Pregnancy To Postpartum: How The Breasts...
Throughout pregnancy, your breasts undergo many changes as your body prepares to breastfeed. Here are the changes that occur in each trimester and postpartum.
What Foods Should You Eat When You're...
Do you have to follow a special diet when you're breastfeeding? Which foods should you eat, which foods should you avoid? Plus, a helpful grocery list.
What Should A Breastfed Baby's Diapers Look Like?
What should a breastfed baby's diapers look like? What is the normal appearance of stools? What do abnormal stools look like? What happens if there is blood in the baby's stool? How often should a breastfed baby urinate? What is brick dust urine?
How To Break The Suction Of A Breastfeeding Latch
Learn how to break the suction of a breastfeeding latch and safely remove your baby from the breast without causing pain and damage to your nipples.
6 Types of Foods To Limit or Avoid When You're...
You can eat almost anything you want when you're breastfeeding, but there are a few items you should limit or try to avoid. Moderation is the key.
What Is Thrush and How Is It Treated?
Information on thrush, or yeast infections of the nipple and/or deep breast. Included is the protocol to cure thrush.
What You Should Eat While Breastfeeding
What should breastfeeding moms eat to maintain a healthy milk supply? There are so many myths and wives' tales about what breastfeeding mothers can and cannot eat. Here we learn about her true nutritional needs.
What's the Difference Between "Nutritive" and...
What is nutritive versus non-nutritive sucking? What is the difference between swallowing at the breast and swallowing on a bottle? Here are details on how the process works.
How To Tell A Good Breastfeeding Latch From A...
Can you tell a good latch from a poor latch? Here's how to tell the difference and what to look for when you latch your baby onto your breast.
How Long Should A Baby Breastfeed At Each...
How many minutes should your baby breastfeed on each side? Is your baby nursing for only a short time or an excessively long time? Guidelines for how long a baby should breastfeed at each feeding.
How to Recognize, Treat and Prevent a Breast...
Understand, treat and prevent Mastitis, a breast infection or swelling of the breast that occurs in approximately 20% of breastfeeding women. Signs and symptoms, causes, treatment, complications and prevention of mastitis.
Can I Take Over-the-Counter Sleep Aids While...
Sleep deprivation common to new parenthood is legendary, but nursing moms do have a built-in advantage because the hormone prolactin aids in peaceful sleep. Lactating mothers should not, however, take combination products containing aspirin, and some experts also advise against the use of naproxen (Aleve). Using antihistamines for long periods to aid in sleep while breast-feeding is also inadvisable.
Is Your Baby Spitting Up or Vomiting?
Spitting up is normal in all babies. It can happen occasionally or with every feeding. There are some things you can do to help your baby spit up less, but you can't prevent it altogether. Spitting up is different from vomiting, so be aware of the differences and know when to call the doctor.
7 Tips For Breastfeeding When Your Baby Starts...
Can you continue breastfeeding once your baby starts teething? Here's what you need to know and some tips for breastfeeding through teething.
What Is A Breastfeeding Latch and Why Is It...
What does latching on mean? The definition of traditional and asymmetrical breastfeeding latch techniques.
What's A Bleb and How Do You Treat It?
A bleb can cause tremendous pain during nursing. What is it and how is it treated?
How To Use Pumping To Increase Your Breast Milk...
Helpful tips to increase your supply of breast milk with pumping.
6 Common Breastfeeding Problems and What To Do...
Take the steps to heal and prevent sore nipples, mastitis, plugged milk ducts, engorgement, and thrush. These are some of the common problems of breastfeeding.
Herbs: Can Goat's Rue Increase Your Milk Supply?
Goat's rue is an herb used by nursing mothers to help improve the supply of breast milk.
Your Guide To Breastfeeding During A Baby's...
Is it a growth spurt or a low breast milk supply? How can you tell? What can you do? What should moms and babies expect during a growth spurt?
Breastfeeding Nipple Pain: Is It Nipple...
Vasospasms or compression of the nipple can cause painful, white nipples. Here's how to treat and prevent nipple blanching when you're breastfeeding.
What to Expect the First 3 Days of Breastfeeding
The first 3 days are challenging for a breastfeeding mother. Here you will learn what to generally expect at this stage; common issues for mother and baby; waking up a sleepy baby; establishing a milk supply; and some tips on how to make the smooth transition from hospital to home
What Is Breast Milk?
What is breast milk? What are the stages of breast milk? What's in it? Here you will find the definition, make-up, types, stages, and color of human milk.
Breast Milk Storage: Types of Bags, Bottles and...
Breast milk can be placed into glass containers, plastic breast milk storage bags, plastic bottles or breast milk trays. There are pros and cons to each type of container.
Is It Safe To Exercise If You're Breastfeeding?
Not only can you exercise if you are breastfeeding, but it's good for you. Light to moderate exercise is healthy and does not affect your breast milk. However, strenuous exercise could cause some problems.
5 Types of Breast Pads and When You Might Need...
Nursing pads absorb leaks, protect clothing and can help soothe sore nipples. There are different types of breast pads, including reusable, disposable, silicone and hydrogel. You could even make your own.
Will You Still Have A Sex Life If Your Partner...
Tips for husbands and partners on resuming sexual relations with your breastfeeding partner.
7 Situations When You Should NOT Breastfeed...
Breastfeeding your husband, boyfriend, or partner is generally OK. However, there are a few circumstances when it is NOT recommended. Here are 7 situations when you should avoid breastfeeding your partner.
The Stages of Breastfeeding From Birth to 12...
Answers to all questions about the baby's feeding needs by age and stage.
4 Breastfeeding Positions to Help Your Baby...
What to expect from the baby's first breastfeeding and latch-on. Here are some techniques and tips to make latching-on easy and successful. Also, watch two videos: One will teach you what to expect once your baby is latched on; the other will show you 3 different breastfeeding positions.
Try These Tips For Breastfeeding When Your Baby...
Breastfeeding a baby with a cold, stuffy nose, ear infection, or stomach bug can be challenging. Find out what you can do and what you should be checking for.
Everything You Need to Know to Get Started...
An explanation of the breast and how it works when breastfeeding; pros and cons of breastfeeding for both mother and baby; what to expect during the first few weeks after birth; the feeding process. Watch a video on general lactation and breastfeeding information.
Will Breastfeeding Cause Your Breasts To Sag?
Will your breasts become saggy if you breastfeed? What are the real causes of droopy breasts, can it be prevented, and what can you do about it?
Breastfeeding with Eczema, Psoriasis &...
Breastfeeding with certain skin conditions can be painful. Here are some tips for breastfeeding with eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis of the breast, areola and nipples.
Breastfeeding: The First Two Weeks
In the first two weeks of a baby's life, feeding and sleeping patterns are just beginning to find a rhythm, only to culminate in a growth spurt. Breast milk supply should be established, and a mother might encounter issues such as engorgement. Here is how to manage those first few weeks of breastfeeding.
What Causes Blood In Breast Milk and Is It Safe...
Is it safe to breastfeed if you have bleeding nipples or blood in your breast milk? See what causes blood-tinged breast milk and what you can do about it.
How This Hormone Regulates Your Ability to...
Details on the hormone prolactin and the role that it plays in establishing milk supply.
How To Use Stinging Nettle To Make More Breast...
What is Stinging Nettle? How can you use it as a food, tea, or supplement to increase breast milk production? Does it work and is it safe?
What Causes Diarrhea In Breastfed Infants and...
Breastfed infants can develop diarrhea for many reasons. Find out how to tell the difference between normal breastfed poop and diarrhea, the causes of diarrhea, and what you can do about it.
10 Things NOT To Say To A Breastfeeding Mother
Hold that advice (and criticism). Here's are 10 things a nursing mother doesn't want to hear.
See What Else Breast Milk Can Be Used For
There are other uses for human milk? Breast milk is a complete source of nutrition, disease protection and comfort for infants and children. But do you know what else breast milk can do?
The Content and Composition of Breast Milk
Exactly what makes up breast milk? What is in it that makes it so powerful? Here are the facts.
Try These 6 Tips For Breastfeeding With Flat...
What can you do if you want to breastfeed, but you have flat nipples? Will your baby be able to latch on? 6 tips for breastfeeding with flat nipples.
How To Recognize, Treat, and Prevent Plugged...
A plugged milk duct can be painful. What is it, how can it be treated, and how can it be prevented?
How Can You Tell If Your Baby Is Hungry? Look...
How can you tell when your newborn is hungry is wants to nurse. Here are some feeding cues that you can look for in your breastfed baby.
Can Breastfeeding Cause Sexual Feelings?
Is it normal to have sexual feelings and sensations when you're breastfeeding? What causes this to happen and how should you deal with it?
How To Collect and Freeze Breast Milk
Breast milk can be collected, frozen and stored for up to one year. Here are some tips and guidelines for collecting and freezing your breast milk.
Biological Nurturing: How To Breastfeed Using...
Nurse your baby in an easy, laid-back position. Biological nurturing is breastfeeding based on a mom and baby's natural reflexes.
What Is Rusty Pipe Syndrome?
What is rusty pipe syndrome? Is it safe to breastfeed if you have bloody breast milk? What can you do about rusty pipes? When should you be concerned?
The First 24 Hours
The first 24 hours of a baby's life are crucial to a positive breastfeeding experience. Here is what to expect and how to deal with common issues.
When Can Prescription Medication Help You Make...
In certain situations, medications can be used to help produce or increase the supply of breast milk. Reglan and Motilium are the two most common medications used for this purpose.
Your Guide To Breast Milk Storage
How long can breast milk stay at room temperature, in the refrigerator, in a freezer, or in an insulated cooler? Here's a guide to breast milk storage.
Breastfeeding Problems Associated With The...
What is the functional anatomy of the oral and pharyngeal region in an infant? What role does it play in breastfeeding? What are some associated breastfeeding problems? Page 2.
Should You Breastfeed From One Side or Both...
Is it recommended to switch breasts while you're breastfeeding? Should you nurse from one side or both sides at each feeding? What are the benefits to each?
Breastfeeding After A C-Section: 6 Tips For...
Breastfeeding after a cesarean section can be challenging. Pain, medication and time away from your baby can interfere with getting started and establishing your milk supply. If you are prepared and committed, you can overcome the challenges and successfully breastfeed.
Are You a Breastfeeding Mother? How to Take...
Discussion on the mother's needs while breastfeeding
Is It OK To Have Caffeine (Coffee, Tea, Soda)...
Coffee, tea, chocolate, and soda are often part of an everyday diet, but they contain caffeine. Is it safe to have caffeine if you're breastfeeding?
Can You Breastfeed If You Have An Overactive...
An overactive thyroid can lead to some breastfeeding issues, but you can still nurse your baby if you have a hyperthyroid condition. Here's what you need to know...
What Do The Antibodies In Breast Milk Do?
What are immunoglobulins? Which ones are in breast milk? What do these antibodies do? How do they protect the baby from infection and illness?
How Does The Size Of The Areola Affect...
How does the size of the areola affect breastfeeding and latching on?
Infant Digestion
Most new mothers are concerned about what is happening externally, but what is happening with your baby internally?
Do I Have to Sleep In a Nursing Bra If I'm...
Is it necessary to sleep in a nursing bra when you're breastfeeding? Are there other options?
Can You Continue To Breastfeed If You're...
If you're breastfeeding and get pregnant again, can you continue to breastfeed? How will a new pregnancy affect your child and your breast milk supply?
Vitamins in Breast Milk
What are the essential vitamins present in breast milk?
5 Reasons To Nurse From Both Sides At Each...
Should you alternate breasts during each feeding? Here are 5 situations when switching breasts within a feeding is better than nursing on only one breast per feeding.
Breast Refusal: How To Deal With A Nursing Strike
Sometimes a baby stop breastfeeding, here are some reasons your baby may refuse to breastfeed and some solutions to get through a nursing strike.
Should You Use Plastic Bottles To Store Breast...
This article lists 7 popular styles of plastic breast milk storage bottles, along with the pros and cons of using storage bottles, when compared to other storage options.
Is It Time To Wean Your Baby?
Information about changing from breastfeeding to bottle feeding, using a cup, introducing solid foods and other tips.
Do You Have To Stop Breastfeeding If You Want...
How does breastfeeding affect your ability to get pregnant again? Can you breastfeed and try for another baby? What if you need fertility treatments?
How Much Breast Milk Should I Put In a Bottle?
If you decide to supplement breastfeeding with pumped breast milk in a bottle, how much should you give? Here is the calculation.
How To Latch A Baby On To The Breast In A...
Step by Step guidance to help you get your baby latched on well.
Will Your Breast Block Your Baby's Nose While...
Does your baby's nose look like it's buried in your breast while you're nursing? Here are some suggestions that may help.
15 Tips To Help You Through The First 6 Weeks...
For some women, the first 6 weeks of breastfeeding are the most challenging. Here are 15 tips to get you through those early weeks without giving up.
How To Deal With Leaky Breasts
Leaking commonly occurs in the first few weeks of breastfeeding. How long should it last, when does it happen, and what can you do about it?
12 Ways To Wake Your Sleepy Baby Up To Breastfeed
Breastfeeding a sleepy baby can be challenging. Here are some tips to help you wake up a baby to nurse.
I'm ready to start feeding solids, but I'm...
Breastfeeding mothers are often confused about how to go about starting solid foods with their baby. Questions often arise about whether or not to breastfeed before or after feeding the solids. Here is how to go about this process.
The Top 5 Breastfeeding Positions
Which position should you use to breastfeed your baby? Here are the 5 most common nursing holds.
Tips For Breastfeeding After Implants or Other...
Information and tips for breastfeeding after breast surgery. Implants, reduction, mastectomy, lumpectomy, and biopsy can all affect breastfeeding.
Exclusive Pumping: 13 Tips For Moms
If you won't be breastfeeding, exclusive pumping is a great way to still provide your baby with your breast milk. Here are some tips to make it easier and keep you pumping longer.
Is Your Breastfed Baby Losing Weight?
It is normal for breastfed babies to lose a little weight in the first week of life, but excessive weight loss indicates a problem.
5 Ways to Supplement a Breastfed Baby
Supplementing a breastfed baby can be achieved by using a nursing supplementer, finger feeding, cup feeding or another alternative feeding method​.
How To Thaw, Warm, and Use Frozen Breast Milk
How can you safely thaw, warm, and use your frozen breast milk? Here are some tips and guidelines for defrosting breast milk for your child.
This Device Allows You To Supplement Your Baby...
A nursing supplementer helps provide a baby with enough nutrition while still being able to breastfeed. Following is some information about the devices and two popular brands.
Breastfeeding and Jaundice in the First Week of...
Information about jaundice and breastfeeding a newborn baby. What is jaundice? What is bilirubin? Why do newborn babies often become jaundiced in the first week of life? How can you lower your baby's jaundice level? Should you continue to breastfeed if your baby is jaundiced?
What Are Hypoplastic Breasts?
The definition of hypoplastic breasts and how it can affect breastfeeding.
Treating a Headache While Breastfeeding
Treating a headache while breastfeeding
What to Know About Breastfeeding and Milk...
Milk is the most common allergen affecting infants. What are some signs and symptoms that your breastfed baby has a milk allergy? How do you deal with a milk allergy in a breastfed baby?
Try This To Encourage A Sleepy Baby To Nurse...
Switch nursing may help to increase milk supply and keep a sleepy baby nursing. How is it done, and when will it be most helpful?
Do Babies Wean From Breastfeeding On Their Own?
What is self-weaning? Do babies under a year of age self-wean? Here's what you need to know about self-weaning and some tips to get you through.
Does Nipple Size and Shape Affect Breastfeeding?
What do normal nipples look like? How can the size and shape of your nipples affect breastfeeding?
How Many Extra Calories Do You Need While...
How many extra calories does a nursing mother need each day? How do breastfeeding and the extra calories affect weight loss and weight gain?
How To Hand-Express Breast Milk
Here is the Marmet Technique of manually expressing your breast milk. It is a safe, easy alternative to using a breast pump.
What Is Foremilk And What If Your Baby Is...
What is foremilk? How is it different than hindmilk? What happens if your baby gets too much foremilk and what can you do about it?
How Much Breast Milk Can You Take On An Airplane?
What are the TSA rules for traveling with breast milk? How much breast milk can you take in your carry-on bag? What should you do at the airport?
12 Tips For Drying Up Breast Milk When You Want...
How can you dry up the milk in your breasts if you aren't going to breastfeed? Here are 12 tips for suppressing lactation.
Nipple Pain
Causes of sore nipples and remedies to heal and soothe
What Is Wet-Nursing?
What is a wet-nurse? How did this practice start? Why would someone need one? Is cross-nursing safe? What are the benefits? What are the alternatives?
Breastfeeding With An Asymmetrical Latch:...
Step by step instructions to latching your baby on to your breast using an asymmetrical breastfeeding latch.
How Does Breastfeeding Benefit Dads?
Breastfeeding is not only beneficial to babies and mothers, but there are benefits to breastfeeding for dads and partners, too.
How To Freeze Breast Milk
It's recommended that you pour the milk into a clean BPA-free plastic storage container or polyethylene bottle liner or simply keep it in the pump bottle.
Can You Breastfeed If You Have Diabetes?
Can you breastfeed if you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes? What if you have gestational diabetes? Here's​ what you need to know about breastfeeding and diabetes.

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