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8 Nutrients All Breastfeeding Moms Need Feature
Breastfeeding

8 Nutrients All Breastfeeding Moms Need

Breastfeeding is hard work for your body, so it's important for mom to stay healthy, hydrated and well-nourished.

Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms
Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms

Learn 7 ways to improve your breastfeeding success, and 4 common breastfeeding challenges, including a low milk supply and sore nipples.

Breastfeeding: 10 Questions to Ask
Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding: 10 Questions to Ask

Questions to ask your health care provider when breastfeeding

Essential Tips for Feeding Your Infant
Breastfeeding

Essential Tips for Feeding Your Infant

Wondering about your options for feeding your baby? Confused about how to select a baby formula or bottle? Unsure how to prepare formula and how to know when your baby's hungry? Get the answers to these questions and more.

8 Nutrients All Breastfeeding Moms Need
Breastfeeding

8 Nutrients All Breastfeeding Moms Need

Breastfeeding is hard work for your body, so it's important for mom to stay healthy, hydrated and well-nourished.

Top Tips to Make Pumping Breast Milk Easier
Breastfeeding

Top Tips to Make Pumping Breast Milk Easier

Here are some tips to help make pumping breast milk easier, even in less-than-ideal situations.

Vaccines During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
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Vaccines During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Concerned about getting vaccinated during pregnancy? Find out what's safe and what's not.

Breastfeeding Suffers When New Moms Work Longer Hours
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Breastfeeding Suffers When New Moms Work Longer Hours

Now, a new study has concluded that the more hours a new mom works, the tougher it is for her to continue breastfeeding.

Overcoming Breastfeeding Challenges as a New Mom
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Overcoming Breastfeeding Challenges as a New Mom

Breastfeeding can be challenging in the initial days with a new baby, but with a lot of support, you can succeed and meet your nursing goals.

Protein in Breast Milk May Reduce Hospital Infections in Preemies
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Protein in Breast Milk May Reduce Hospital Infections in Preemies

A protein in breast milk helps protect premature babies from hospital-acquired infections, according to a new study.

5 Tips for Gentle Weaning Success
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5 Tips for Gentle Weaning Success

As much as breastfeeding isn't an automatic process, weaning also isn't automatic for most moms. In rare cases, a baby will stop nursing all on her own, but more often, it's a process. Get the tips for success.

Breastfeeding Rates Climb, but Many Moms Quit Early
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Breastfeeding Rates Climb, but Many Moms Quit Early

Even though most new moms in the United States begin breastfeeding their babies at birth, many stop sooner than pediatricians recommend.

The New Breastfeeding Emoji Is Missing Something Important
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The New Breastfeeding Emoji Is Missing Something Important

Finally! There will be an emoji of a woman breastfeeding, but the image has some major problems.

Antibiotics May Blunt Breastfeeding's Benefits
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Antibiotics May Blunt Breastfeeding's Benefits

Early use of antibiotics may dampen some of the benefits of breastfeeding, a new study suggests. Researchers found that babies who were prescribed antibiotics while they were breastfeeding or shortly afterward were prone to infections and obesity.

What New Moms Need to Know About Safely Pumping Breast Milk
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What New Moms Need to Know About Safely Pumping Breast Milk

Breast pumps can be a big help to new mothers, but women who use them need to keep safety in mind, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.