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Breast Milk Boosters: Tips & Products to Increase Your Milk Supply

Oatmeal cookies can boost milk supply?! Find out what other goodies do the trick.

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FAQs & Answers about Breastfeeding from a Doctor

An expert’s advice about whether you should you wake your baby to feed them, if it’s safe to take medications while nursing and other frequently asked questions about breastfeeding.

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The Hard Truth about Working at Home with a Baby

“Think working from home with a baby sounds like a dream? Well, wait until you read this.”

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6 Books About Motherhood that Aren’t All About Motherhood

This list is the output of reading more than 100 books over the past four years. I hope they make you feel seen, celebrated, and perfect just as you are, wherever you are on your path in parenthood. They are highly feminist and written by women I admire. Motherhood is messy and it’s beautiful and I’m so happy I get to share it with you.

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5 Important Strategies for Breastfeeding during COVID

“It’s such a vulnerable time for both mom and baby that extra care should be made to make sure mom and baby feel supported.”

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Else Plant Based Nutrition

This Plant-Based Baby Nutrition Alternative Is Available for Pre-Order

This is perfect for your lactose intolerant little ones.

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Pandemic Parenting: Things Are Not Okay and It’s about to Get Worse

“Hey, male colleagues—do me a favor, don’t just outsource these tasks to your wife. Get involved, and also make sure you help advocate for your female colleagues.”

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Breastfeeding during COVID-19? What Every New Mom Needs to Know

Worried about nursing your newborn during COVID-19? This breastfeeding advice can help alleviate your stress.

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My Maternity Leave Wasn’t a Given, So Here’s How I Made It Work

“If you work for a small company that is anything like the one I worked for when I was pregnant with my daughter, you have non-existent maternity leave policies from a non-existent HR department.”

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Nursing Mother

PSA: Now You Can Pump & Ship Breast Milk Internationally

This company helps moms get breast milk home to hungry babies.

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Marathon Runner Mom Breast Pumped for More Than 26 Miles

This mom pumped as she ran the New York City Marathon.

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Emilia Taneva’s Must-Know Tips for New Moms

Emilia Taneva, a Board-Certified Orthodontist, photographer, travel blogger, and digital influencer, offers her three favorite tips for new moms everywhere.

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Actress Danielle Fishel Reveals Why Her Son Had a 3-Week Hospital Stay

The actress opened up about her son’s rare condition.

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New Breastfeeding Relaxation Therapy Could Help Nursing Moms Produce More Milk, Study Says

This simple intervention could help breastfed babies eat more and sleep longer.

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The Coast Guard Will Now Pay to Ship Breast Milk for Moms

Feeding babies just got a little less expensive for active duty moms.

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“Workin’ Moms” Should Definitely Be on Your Netflix Watchlist Right Now

The hit CBC show is now available in the United States.

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How to Win at Breastfeeding During the Winter Months

With temperatures dropping around the country, here are top tips for nursing and breast pumping during the winter.

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These Are America’s Best Airports for Breastfeeding Moms, New Survey Finds

These airports make traveling with nursing infants so much easier.

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Study Finds Breastfeeding Is Better Than Pumping, But Only for This Reason

New research suggests how baby gets their milk can make a big difference in their development.

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This Model Wore Her Breast Pump on the Runway for London Fashion Week

Here’s a look that never goes out of style: working motherhood.

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Does THC from Marijuana Pass through Breast Milk? What Moms Need to Know

THC—the chemical that gets users “high” from marijuana—can be detected in breast milk, a new study has found.

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Pediatricians Issue Warning to Moms about Using Pot While Pregnant: Don’t Do It

The American Academy of Pediatrics issued 10 new guidelines for moms-to-be.

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10 Embarrassing Questions Every Parent Googles

It’s why you’ll never have to ask your doctor about bodily fluids again.

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Never Doubt a Woman’s Ability to Mother

You can doubt that she can make pancakes without burning them (at least on one side). You can doubt that she will ever be satisfied with her weight. I’m even fine with you doubting whether or not she can or…

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4 Tips to Keep Baby & Toddler Teeth in Tip Top Shape

It’s always a good time to remind parents and parents-to-be that baby teeth need a little love and attention, too! After all, good oral hygiene is a matter of habit and habits that are formed young tend to stick.
That…

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What I’ve Learned About “Mom Guilt”

Mom guilt: they’re two words one may hear while pregnant, but in reality won’t ever experience until your little one arrives. Sure, you prepare your home, family, your body for your baby’s arrival.
You make sure you’re nourishing yourself properly…

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One Cool Thing: Lactation Lab

Ever wonder if your baby is getting all the nutrients they need through your breast milk? Find out with a test kit from Lactation Lab.

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4 Key Things to Consider When Deciding to Breastfeed or Bottle Feed

Whether or not to breastfeed is a deeply personal decision that each mother needs to make. Some mothers cannot breastfeed due to medical complications. Others simply opt not to, while others still might try to breastfeed but find that it’s…

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Is Your Baby Getting Enough Breast Milk or Formula?

Need help with formula feeding or breastfeeding? New parents can get valuable (and free) advice from Happy Family’s Infant Feeding Support Center.

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My Tricks for Sneaking Iron-Rich Food into Your Kids’ Diet

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Didn’t it used to be that kids got enough iron (not to mention other vitamins) in their diet? What are we doing wrong today that so many kids (and adults) are anemic or nearly so? The…

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10 Tips for Sharing the World of Food with Your Baby

Photo: Sarah Prikryl
There are many stages in the development of our children.  Each stage can be as challenging as it can be exciting.  But perhaps few are quite as challenging and exciting as a baby’s transition from being breast…

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This Woman is Using Breast Milk to Cure Cancer (Yes, Seriously!)

Could breast milk become a leading cancer cure?

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