Breastfeeding vs Formula Feeding: How to Decide

breastfeeding vs formula feeding

The evidence is clear that breastfeeding provides the best nutrition for a baby. But the evidence is also evident that formula feeding a newborn can produce a very healthy, happy child. The decision of breastfeeding vs formula feeding is not an easy one,…

What to Do When Your Child Doesn’t Like Milk

Who doesn’t like milk? Most people would probably believe that every child loves to drink milk. Wrong. While most kids like them, some are just me. And what’s more? A majority of the society are strong believers that kids should drink milk. Again,…

Help Your Child Learn To Like a Food

Every child takes time in everything they do. From learning how to walk, to speak and to write, they need help and guidance to learn how to do things. The Same scenario applies when it comes to eating. Regardless of the parenting styles…

How Can I Get My Child to Eat Healthy Vegetables

The problem with youngsters being picky eaters is not a surprise. Whether you have your own kid or you know someone who has, you must have heard the phrase ‘eat your vegetables’ or ‘finish your plate,’ a lot of times. You must have…

Help Your Teenagers Improve Their Nutrition

Pizza. Burgers. French fries. Sodas. Who doesn’t like these? Teens, in particular, are casual consumers of these orders. On hangouts, birthdays, celebrations and group works, these foods are like the must haves. And then concerns from parents arises because of these poor choices.…

Are Vitamin Supplements Necessary for Your kids?

The available vitamins in the store that promises various nutritional benefits for your children seem to have outnumbered the sum of vitamins and minerals that are needed for your child nutrition. As a parent, no matter what kind of parenting styles you practice,…

Breastfeeding Pros : How Breastfeeding Mom Benefits

We all know that breast is best when it comes to nurturing the physical and metaphysical needs of our babies. One breastfeeding pros is that the antibodies in a mother’s breast milk and colostrum are designed specifically to protect the child by building…

Breastfeeding Psychology: Biological Function

Breastfeeding is an emotionally charged topic. Almost everyone has an opinion on it, from men who have never had children to women who have nursed 10 or more. Why does it elicit so much opinion? Why is nursing a baby (the biological norm)…

Breastfeeding Problems : What They Won’t Tell You

You are in your last term of pregnancy. You are going to breastfeed your baby. You’ve heard all about the benefits of nursing, and you are ready to be Earth Mom Extraordinaire. And then you have the baby. I won’t go into labor…

Breastfeeding Premature Baby : Benefits & Challenges

There’s no question that “breast is best,” but breast milk is particularly beneficial for the premature baby. However, infants born prematurely often have difficulty breastfeeding. This article will explore ways to overcome the challenges of breastfeeding premature baby and how to provide preemies…