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breastfeeding

Is Breastfeeding All It's Chalked Up To Be? New Science Has An Answer

Ever wonder what breastfeeding will really do for your children?

Gretchen Lidicker, M.S.
March 30 2017

What I Tell People Who Question Why I "Still" Breastfeed My Toddler

Whether you're a new mom or know one, these four Q&As will help you understand the conversation around breastfeeding.

Britt Grujic
October 6 2016

Why You Should Practice Mindful Breastfeeding + How To Do It

Breastfeeding is a great way to infuse peaceful pauses throughout your day as a new mom.

Tejal Patel
September 10 2016

What It Really Takes To Be A Breastfeeding, Working Mom

If you're planning to continue breastfeeding after heading back to the office, here's everything you need to know about pumping at work—from a mom...

Allyson Downey
April 26 2016

The One Thing Every Parent-To-Be Should Do Before Having Kids

Most great experiences take preparation and hard work—a birth is no different. Here are some of the many benefits of taking childbirth education...

Sarah Kamrath
April 17 2016

Herbal Remedies That Could Help With Breastfeeding

Many women worry about low production and want to know ways to boost it. Here's what research really shows about effective herbal remedies and other...

Tara Haelle
April 3 2016

The Healthy Drink Moms Shouldn't Have While Breastfeeding (But No One Told Me About)

"I’ll never be certain if my baby's symptoms were related to my diet — but I’d rather be safe than sorry."

Anna Gannon
February 23 2016

Why This Photo Of Breast Milk Is Going Viral

Apparently, babies get custom-made milkshakes from their mamas every time they latch on.

Emi Boscamp
February 22 2016

6 Self-Care Tips I Used To Feel Healthy & Beautiful As A New Mom

These six pieces of advice helped me not only recover quickly after a tough labor but also feel beautiful, and still like myself, as I took on the new...

Rachel Barbaro
February 19 2016

I Didn't Breastfeed My Children & They Turned Out Great. Here's What I Wish All Moms Knew

Seven years ago when I had my first daughter, I was unable to breastfeed because of the medication I was taking after delivery complications. I felt...

Nicole Avena, PhD
December 29 2015

7 Ways French Women Do Childbirth & Breast-Feeding Differently

Here is what I’ve noticed about how women in France approach childbirth and breastfeeding.

Rebeca Plantier
October 13 2015

Breast-Feeding Made Me Feel Like A Failure As A Mother. Here's What I Didn't Know Before I Started

The truth is, I found breast-feeding much more painful than childbirth, and I was far from prepared.

Amy Mungham
October 12 2015

How 8 New Moms Learned To Love Their Bodies (Photo)

I’m not entirely sure where I found the courage to stand, mostly naked, on a public beach with seven other women.

Jessie Harrold
August 17 2015

13 Moms Show The Beauty Of Breast-Feeding In These Stunning Photos

Most of us know the many benefits of breastfeeding — from boosting babies' brain development to upping mothers' metabolism after birth.

Anna Williams
August 3 2015