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

On New Year's Eve when I was 20 years old — the night my baby was born — I was in my bedroom screaming, "I'm going to die." Around 4 a.m. on New...

Amy Mungham
October 12 2015

A Woman With ALS Posted This Breathtaking Photo With Her Newborn

In 2014, Amanda and Chris Bernier received the best news they'd ever gotten in their lives: they were going to be having their first child.

Emi Boscamp
September 10 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

Elle Australia Cover Features Model Breastfeeding Her Baby

Breastfeeding no longer has the gasp-inducing stigma it once had, what with Olivia Wilde's spread last summer in Glamour which showed her...

Emi Boscamp
May 22 2015

How Breast-Feeding Boosts Kids' Chances Of Success

Mothers- and fathers-to-be are constantly bombarded by "the latest study" on the effects — both positive and negative — of breastfeeding.

Emi Boscamp
March 20 2015

5 Ways Herbs Can Aid Post-Pregnancy Care & Breastfeeding

Herbs can ease the transition into motherhood (both for the mind and the body) just as they eased your transition into pregnancy. One of the toughest...

Amy Jirsa, LMT
March 18 2013

Breastfeeding & Craziness on a Plane

This past month, I’ve written about our society’s breast fetish and the innocuous act of breastfeeding here and here. I wrote those pieces as an...

Chris Webb
June 4 2012

Breastfeeding: Commence Controversy!

Breast milk provides nourishment, immunity, and a sense of connection to the child. The World Health Organization recommends six months of exclusive...

Chris Webb
May 15 2012