The First Few Weeks Of Breastfeeding

You will experience several things in the first few weeks of breastfeeding that knowing about what will happen a head of time will help to make these first few weeks go smoother. These changes have to do with your baby, the appearance and amount of your breast milk, and what is happening with you, the mom....

All You Ever Wanted To Know About Breastfeeding Pads

Have you heard of breastfeeding pads? Such breast pads are tangentially discussed in pamphlets and maybe even breastfeeding classes, but new moms usually do not spend a lot of time and attention on learning about them. After all, when reading up on the fine art of breastfeeding, the most imperative topic at...

Breastfeeding Tips For The New Mom

Breastfeeding can be very beneficial to the baby and mom as well as a bonding experience that will help both too. A new mom often needs some extra care and tips on breastfeeding may help support her and give her the encouragement she needs to continue on this wonderful breastfeeding journey. Being a new mom...

Have You Been Told To Stop Breastfeeding And You Didn

Too often in the past women were told, wrongly that they had to stop breastfeeding because of a medication they were taking. When doctors make a decision regarding certain medications to be given to a breastfeeding mom and the potential benefit to her and to her baby for stopping breastfeeding while being...

How To Not Get Embroiled In The Breastfeeding Debate

When it comes to breastfeeding, there appear to be two distinct camps and the battle lines are clearly drawn between the two. On the one hand you have the breastfeeding proponents who will tell any and every woman that she is doing her child a tremendous disservice if she does not breastfeed. Moreover,...

Debunking The Breastfeeding Myths

Like most any topic there are myths floating around about breastfeeding and sorting the truth from myth can sometimes be challenging. Myths can float around for some time and when we hear a myth over and over without it being debunked we can start to believe it. Let us lie to rest some of the more commonly...

Can I Breastfeed My Adopted Baby

The answer is a resounding, yes; you can breastfeed an adopted baby. How, you ask? Well, the how is a little technical but the article will get to that in a minute. Basically, a woman who desires to breastfeed an adopted can stimulate her breasts to produce milk, and she can produce a significant amount of...

Breastfeeding With Breast Implants Will It Pop Your Bubble

Women who are hoping at some point to enjoy the intimate bonding that comes with breastfeeding an infant, frequently wonder if breast implants may forever prevent them from doing so. It is surprising that prior to getting this elective surgery, women may research the safety of the implants they have chosen...

Educating Yourself About Breast Feeding

Like most things the more knowledgeable you are about a topic the better you will be at performing a task or making good decisions concerning the topic. Breastfeeding is no different. The more knowledge you have about the topic the better you will be when it comes to deciding about whether to breast-feed or...

Is Breastfeeding The Preferred Method Of Feeding Infants For Good Dental Health

There are many benefits that breastfeeding carries over bottle feeding and one advantage has to do with the fact that there are many benefits regarding your baby’s future teeth and jaw health. The American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry both have a goal of making...
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