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As the nation pauses to honor its military service members this Memorial Day, Corporate Voices for Working Families has published an important new resource designed to assist breastfeeding and
Research has shown that a majority of breastfeeding mothers bedshare at some point because they need more sleep and it makes breastfeeding easier at night.
Breastfeeding has suddenly become more popular, with celebrities like music star Beyoncé, musician Gwen Stefanie, and actress Maggie Gyllenhaal doing it openly. However, how does breastfeeding add up cost-wise?
Less than 2 percent of low-income mothers met breastfeeding recommendations in a recent study - a drastic decline compared with a more affluent population - and a lack of support and available resources appears to play a key role.
Women who did not plan to get pregnant are much more likely to stop breastfeeding within three months of giving birth.
CHICAGO, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Commonly, when a mother leaves the hospital with her new baby, she is given samples of infant formula and coupons from the manufacturer.
Little girls need to learn to breastfeed.
SEBASTOPOL, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, August 1-7, 2010, Traditional MedicinalsÂ®, the leader in medicinal teas(1), has launched MothersMilk.com - an online breastfeeding resource for new mothers.
A new study published in the open access journal BMC Pediatrics has examined the effects of maternal factors and hospital infant-feeding practices on breastfeeding.
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