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Breastfeeding vs Formula Feeding: How to Decide

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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,…

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…

Breastfeeding Basics : A Guide for Breastfeeding Mom

To breastfeed or not to breastfeed? That is one of the most important and personal decisions facing expectant and new mothers. If you decide to breastfeed, there are some breastfeeding basics you should know to give you the best possible start and help…

Breastfeeding 101: Deciding What’s Right For Your Baby

The matter over whether to breastfeed or bottle feed has been around for ages. In the 1970’s, it was considered fashionable. Flashback to 18th Century Europe and breastfeeding was envisaged for the low-class. Today, it seems like everyone has an opinion on breastfeeding…

Baby Breastfeeding: Good for Breastfeeding Mom

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In the past, most new mothers choose to bottle feeding a newborn baby because they thought this is an equally safe way of baby nursing and results are just the same – a healthy growing baby. But women have changed very much in…