Shame seems to be everywhere when it comes to breastfeeding, chestfeeding, bottle feeding or any other parenting decisions. How do we handle it and what can we do to bing more positivity to our experiences?
We’re correcting all of the misinformation about nursing while pregnant and tandem nursing.
You may have been told by your doctor, dentist or someone in a Facebook group that your baby has a tongue tie. But it’s very important to get this assessed by a lactation consultant and to investigate whether or not this is impacting breastfeeding before deciding on a revision.
You can breastfeed successfully after a cesarean birth and the right information can help you manage any hurdles that you might run into.
If you are breastfeeding and thinking about getting a tattoo, piercing or having surgery then you probably have a lot of questions about safety. We have all the info you need!
Breastmilk is uniquely designed for your baby and will adapt as your child grows, gets sick and even alter throughout the day to meet their specific needs.
Tracy Cassels, PhD from Evolutionary Parenting is back with the real science behind bed-sharing and SIDS. Is it a real risk? Why the fear mongering?
Breastfeeding a toddler is different than breastfeeding a newborn and there is even more terrible misinformation about it’s benefits.
We’re often told to breastfeed on a schedule but evidence suggests that this could interfere with development.
Nipple shields, supplemental nursing systems and pumps are all tools that we use to help us reach our goals. We need to know when to use them, why we are using them and how to stop when ready if we want.