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Breastfeeding Rates are on the Rise: Half of New Moms Breastfeed Until 6 Months

By JustMommies staff

According to a press release the CDC released on Wednesday, almost 50 percent of new moms now breastfeed their babies until they are 6 months. This is up from 35 percent in 2000. Current breastfeeding rates In 2010, 49 percent of moms continued breastfeeding until 6 months, and 27 percent continued breastfeeding
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Breastfeeding Starting Out Right

By JustMommies staff

by Jack Newman, MD, FRCPC Breastfeeding is the natural, physiologic way of feeding infants and young children milk, and human milk is the milk made specifically for human infants. Formulas made from cow's milk or soy beans (most of them) are only superficially similar, and advertising which states otherwise
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Breast Implants and Breastfeeding

By JustMommies staff

Breastfeeding is a popular choice for many new mothers. Breast milk provides excellent nutritional and health benefits for infants, and breastfeeding can be a profound bonding experience between baby and mom. Another popular choice for women these days is breast implants (also known as breast augmentation)
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Breast Milk: It's Not Just for Babies - Ideas from Inhabitots

By Inhabitots

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, which is August 1st-August 7th, we're taking a look at some zany concoctions and creative uses for breast milk that go way beyond nursing baby. Behold these 10 foods that are made from breast milk. From mushroom risotto to lasagna, the liquid gold goes gourmet. Remember
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Breast Milk Storage Guidelines

By JustMommies staff

baby with bottled breast milk It is important to thoroughly understand the guidelines for storing breast milk before feeding it to your baby. Here's what you need to know about proper pumping and storage.
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Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week with Tips on How to Breastfeed Successfully

By Inhabitots

It's World Breastfeeding Week 2014, and we are huge proponents of breastfeeding at Inhabitots. Here are some of our must-read, extremely helpful guides and stories on how to make your breastfeeding journey a rewarding and successful endeavor . First of all, since the medical community is failing breastfeeding
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Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week with Tips on How to Breastfeed Successfully

By Inhabitots

It's World Breastfeeding Week 2014, and we are huge proponents of breastfeeding at Inhabitots. Here are some of our must-read, extremely helpful guides and stories on how to make your breastfeeding journey a rewarding and successful endeavor . First of all, since the medical community is failing breastfeeding
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Colic in the Breastfed Baby

By JustMommies staff

by Jack Newman, MD, FRCPC Colic is one of the mysteries of nature. Nobody knows what it really is, but everyone has an opinion. In the typical situation, the baby starts to have crying periods about two to three weeks after birth. These occur mainly in the evening, and finally stop when the baby is about
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Comfort Measures for Mom and Baby While Weaning

By JustMommies staff

As a breastfeeding mother, you’ve shared a very intense physical and emotional experience with your baby. When it finally comes time for weaning, you will probably go through a range of emotions from sadness to relief. For some moms this can be an especially rough period. You’ll feel better if you
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Common Breastfeeding Mistakes

By JustMommies staff

More women are deciding to breastfeed their babies in hopes of providing them with all the health benefits that come from breast milk, but also to form a special bond with their babies. Most women go into breastfeeding with a positive attitude and put an effort into doing things right. Still, with
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