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Bed-Sharing While Breastfeeding: What You Need to Be Aware Of

The first time you wake up in the middle of the night and shuffle over to the space you love to breastfeed your baby, you may be wishing you could have just rolled over and let her feed right in your bed. The American Academy of Pediatrics and other breastfeeding resources warn against bed-sharing because […]

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Reframing Breastfeeding: Four Things a Pediatrician-Mom Needed to be Reminded About

When you’ve breastfed two kids and you are a pediatrician you might think there isn’t much more to learn about breastfeeding—but you would be wrong. I had my third son a few months ago. I was nervous. It has been four years since I last breastfed and, even then, I struggled a bit in the […]

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Top 10 Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

The decision to breastfeed your child is a decision to begin their life in one of the healthiest ways possible while also providing a bonding experience for mother and child like no other. Here are 10 tips for first-time mothers to help you make sure you enjoy every part of those first few months and […]

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5 Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before Breastfeeding

Learning about your baby as you bond through breastfeeding can be surprising, interesting, occasionally challenging, and always worth it. There are some things you may never even think to consider before you begin and here we discuss some of those items so that perhaps you may know more and will be able to concentrate fully […]

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5 Crazy Breastfeeding Myths Debunked

Deciphering between what is myth and what is fact when you’re reading about breastfeeding information doesn’t have to be frustrating. Whether you’re a new mom or a seasoned veteran who is hearing about these things for the first time, there are things that can be scary when they concern nourishing your baby and you want […]

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