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2009-05-18 18:55:00

Officials in Nottingham, England, said they will apologize to a woman who was stopped from breastfeeding beside a city pool due to food and drink rules.

2009-04-15 07:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Destination Maternity, the world's largest maternity store, celebrates Mom-to-be not just one day a year, but everyday.

2009-03-23 21:34:03

Hospital practices, such as supplementing newborns with formula or giving them pacifiers, reduce the odds new mothers will breastfeed, U.S.

2009-03-17 07:26:46

Women who breastfeed their children should wait on giving their baby their first pacifier, new research from Denmark suggests.

2009-02-18 09:22:00

BOSTON, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gloria Steinem, renowned feminist, writer and lecturer will speak at Bunker Hill Community College on Tuesday, February 24th.

2009-02-09 08:14:00

Corporate Voices for Working Families, Abbott Nutrition, and Working Mother Media Launch Program to Support Breastfeeding in the Workplace WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-01-22 16:09:00

Inaugural Campaign: Roe v. Wade Blog-a-thon WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Advocates for Youth launches Amplify (www.amplifyyourvoice.org), a new interactive, youth-driven activist website with a week-long blog-a-thon in support of Roe v. Wade, the U.S.

2008-10-15 12:00:34

ALLEN, Texas, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Presbyterian Hospital of Allen has been designated a "Baby-Friendly Hospital" by the World Health Organization, recognizing its comprehensive approach to supporting breastfeeding of newborns.

2008-10-10 12:00:41

DENVER, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WORDS OF CHOICE 2008 Go Vote Tour will begin performances across Colorado on Oct. 12 through Oct. 22. The play seeks to amply "No on 48" conversations about a state ballot measure that could result in a ban abortion, contraception and stem cell research.

2008-10-07 06:00:19

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Proper "positioning" of mother and baby during breastfeeding is important because it is the key to successful breastfeeding and can prevent sore nipples and insufficient milk supply.

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