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2013-12-05 14:17:28

African-American mothers breast-feed their children at lower rates than Caucasian, Latina and Asian mothers. This difference often has been attributed to socio-demographic factors such as age, income, education and personal experience with breast-feeding. Now, a researcher at the University of Missouri has discovered that African-American college students are aware of the benefits of breast-feeding for infants, yet some still are hesitant about breast-feeding future children. Evidence...

2013-12-04 23:04:35

Comfort & Harmony™, brand of Kids II®, shares tips on what foods moms should avoid while breastfeeding. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Nursing moms need to eat, and they need to eat with baby in mind. Traces of food can sometimes get into breast milk, and this may affect a baby’s heath and behavior, said Parents.com. Avoiding certain foods and using the mombo™ nursing pillow can make breastfeeding easier and more comfortable for both mom and baby. Eating the right foods can...

2013-12-02 23:02:23

Comfort & Harmony™, a brand of Kids II, weighs in on a new study published in Pediatrics that found 92 percent of mothers have breastfeeding concerns. The mombo™ nursing pillow can help a number of new moms overcome some of these worries. (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Breastfeeding concerns are shared by 92 percent of mothers according to a new study published online September 23 in Pediatrics and reported on by Fox News (9.24.13). Common worries during their child’s first two...

2013-12-02 23:02:13

Kids II® brand Comfort & Harmony provides breastfeeding pillows; a great gift idea for actress Halle Berry and husband Olivier Martinez on the birth of their son. (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Kids II ® welcomes the newborn son of Oscar winner Halle Berry and her husband Olivier Martinez. Their baby boy was born on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles Times (10.5.13). Berry will most likely breastfeed her newborn...

2013-12-02 21:06:17

UPV/EHU research personnel have studied the evolution that took place between 1984 and 2011 in paediatric HIV infection in Gipuzkoa Miren Apilánez, researcher in the Department of Paediatrics of the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country, has studied the evolution that took place between 1984 and 2011 in paediatric HIV infection in Gipuzkoa. The development of methods to diagnose the disease coupled with increasingly more effective treatments have made it possible to reduce...

2013-11-30 23:04:51

The Holiday season can be particularly challenging for parents of babies and young children. The Science of Mother-Infant Sleep offers advice to parents on how to soothe fussy babies and help them sleep, even when overstimulated or not in their normal routine. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 “My baby is only happy in my arms. The minute I put her down she cries.” The Holiday Season can be particularly challenging for parents of infants. When exposed to travel, strange...

2013-11-29 23:22:22

The Center for Nutritional Research recommends bovine colostrum supplements to help heal antibiotic-induced Leaky Gut Syndrome, a major cause of allergies and autoimmune diseases. Sedona, AZ (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 On September 16, 2013, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released its report titled Antibiotic resistance threats in the United States, 2013 confirming that antibiotic-resistant pathogens affecting humans are on the rise. The report confirmed the widely-held belief that...

2013-11-29 23:03:16

Comfort & Harmony™ commends working mom Hilaria Baldwin on her commitment to breastfeeding. Hilaria is the wife of actor Alec Baldwin. (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 Alec Baldwin’s wife Hilaria gave birth to the couple’s first child on August 23. Two months later she was looking healthy and fit at a premiere in New York City. The new mom said she was exclusively breastfeeding and back at work, reported E-online (10.25.13). Comfort & Harmony™, the company behind the mombo™...

Infant Gets Iodine From Breastmilk
2013-11-26 09:42:37

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The trace element iodine is an essential component in healthy bodies. It is especially important for the healthy development of babies. An iodine deficiency can cause disrupted growth and serious nervous system damage. There are regions of the world with iodine deficient soil such as Switzerland, where iodized salt is suggested as an important ingredient in cooking and the food industry. In general, however, most infants receive...


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