Breastfeeding

More Reasons for Breastfeeding

photo credit: Nico Nelson For some time during the past century, breastfeeding has fallen out of fashion in the United States. The fact of the matter is that these things tend to ebb and flow in terms of popularity and acceptability. There are those that would argue that this has been a bad thing, that

Breastfeeding and Race

photo credit: cheriejoyful Breastfeeding offers a number of benefits both to mom and baby, which you’re well aware of if you’ve followed us for any amount of time. While we realize that not every mom can or should breastfeed, we do think these benefits are significant and that breastfeeding should be encouraged. One of the

Attachment Problems and Breast Type

photo credit: shingleback We all know that breastfeeding our babies for the first six months is important. From the time we first share our good news with friends and loved ones, we’re inundated with the mantra: Breastfeed your baby. Overall, this is a good thing. Breast milk is healthiest for babies. There’s no serious dispute

Study Shows Breastfeeding Can Make Your Baby Smarter

photo credit: Caitlinator The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition recently published the results of a series of studies which showed that babies who are breastfed grow to be demonstrably more intelligent than babies who are bottle fed. Over 7,000 babies were considered in the study, which considered how several aspects of breastfeeding might influence a

Breastfeeding and Income Loss

photo credit: Victor1558 A study was recently conducted to determine why a large percentage of American women ignore Health Department recommendations to breastfeed exclusively for the first six months of babies’ lives. The study, which included more than 1,300 mothers who had babies in years spanning 1980-1993, found that one of the major reasons some


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