Breast Feeding

'It was my legal right': Mom shamed for public breastfeeding at pool fights back

The mother of a 14-month-old baby is speaking out on Facebook after she says she was shamed at her local pool for breastfeeding her daughter in public.<p>"I was confronted by the manager of the facility saying that I needed to cover up and be more discreet because I was offending people," Illinois mom …

Pregnancy

This Politician Might Be The First To Deliver A Speech While Breastfeeding

After being the first woman to breastfeed on the floor of Australian parliament last month, Larissa Waters is making news for yet another first.<p>The senator is now also the first politician to deliver a speech while breastfeeding. Last night, a political reporter in Australia posted a video of …

Australian Greens

TSA Apologizes After Throwing Out Breast Milk

Officials promise to review the process and policy with agents.

Airports

Nine effective home remedies for earache

People may think that earaches are just a minor nuisance, but they can cause debilitating pain. While waiting for medical care or for antibiotics to …

Pain

Breast milk jeweler ordered to refund customers, return milk

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island company that makes jewelry from breast milk has been ordered to refund customers and return the breast milk they sent.<p>WPRI-TV reports a state Superior Court judge this week approved a judgment and temporary restraining order against MommyMilk Creations and …

The Pain-Free Way to Stop Breastfeeding an Infant or Toddler

<i>Need to know how to stop breastfeeding? Want to stop breastfeeding without pain? Keep reading to learn all about how to stop breastfeeding an infant</i> …

Babies

Scientists Are Excited About This Link Between Breastfeeding And Heart Disease—And You Should Be Too

The perks just keep on coming. You probably already know at least one of the proven benefits of breastfeeding: it can boost baby’s brain power, help …

Diabetes

Breastfeeding lowers risk of heart disease and stroke for mothers, study suggests

Breastfeedingis not only beneficial for babies but it could prevent women suffering a stroke or developing heart disease in later life, scientists have concluded.<p>Previous studies have suggested that mothers get short-term health benefits from breastfeeding, such as weight loss and lower …

Pregnancy

This Cheeky Yogurt Ad Salutes All The Moms Who Get Side-Eye

Yoplait’s latest pushes back against public breastfeeding judgment and more in a quiet victory for moms everywhere.<p><b>WHAT:</b> “You’ve Got This, Mom On!”, an empowering Yoplait ad that reminds moms not to take any crap from anybody. (Except their kids, whom they literally have to take crap from at some …

Mums are swearing by breastmilk ice lollies for their babies - but doctors are concerned

As the temperature soars , parents of young babies and toddlers will have their hands full trying to keep their little ones cool.<p>Young children and …

Babies

Introducing Solids Guide

First Vegetable<p>Chop your chosen vegetable into small pieces. Examples include carrot, sweet potato, pumpkin or potato.<br>• Cook in a steamer set over …

Recipes

Yoga, Breastfeeding and Hijabs: New Emojis Hold a Mirror Up to Modern Life

What the newest releases say about society (and our weird obsessions).<p>The other day I was texting a friend who was having an exceptionally bad day and jokingly suggested that the best way to cheer up might be a bit of goat yoga (yes, this is actually a thing). Of course, being the modern woman I …

Yoga

Sassy Yoplait Campaign Encourages Moms to Ignore the Haters—and Keep Breastfeeding in Public

Yoplait knows it’s hard out there for moms.<p>When they’re not struggling to balance parenthood with the many other stressors of modern life, they’re …

Advertising Industry

Experts urge new breastfeeding 'conversation'

<b>New mothers need to be offered better support with breastfeeding, according to some of Scotland's leading experts in maternal and infant health.</b><p>A statement, signed by 30 of them, said women can feel pressured to breastfeed and often find it difficult.<p>They have called for a change in culture to …

Pregnancy

Mum who donated breast milk horrified when fetishist asked for ‘direct feeding’

A Mum who donated her surplus breast milk via the group Human Milk 4 Human Babies was approached by a man who wanted to ‘direct feed’ from her.<p>Chief …

Finsbury Park

This Mom's Response to a Pool Manager Who Shamed Her for Breastfeeding Is Gold

Though breastfeeding is a totally normal part of human life, it's also (unfortunately) not rare that moms are shamed for doing it in public. That's what recently happened to Brei Theisen, 23, mother of 14-month-old daughter Ava, while they were visiting a public pool in Wood River, Illinois. When …

Pregnancy

What is jaundice and how can it be treated?

Beyoncé's twins are reportedly being treated for jaundice<p><b>What is jaundice?</b><p>Jaundice is a very common and usually harmless condition which is present …

Pregnancy

10 incredible breastfeeding facts

We've gathered 10 surprising and cool facts about breastfeeding<p>To celebrate <b>National Breastfeeding Week</b> (18-27 June), we've gathered ten surprising …

Babies

How to Breastfeed Twins, According to a Mom With Experience

In case you haven't noticed, we're in the middle of a high-profile twin baby boom right now (congrats Beyoncé and Jay-Z and George and Amal!)<p>Though …

Babies

Breastfeeding Does Not Equal Success In Motherhood

It’s 6 p.m. on a Monday. I’m wheeling my shrieking baby across the store. We power-walk to the very back aisle. I’m looking over my shoulder the …

Babies

Women who breastfeed need support, not Yummy Mummies judgement

I'm not one who particularly cares about what other people think. I once ate a not-so-fresh burrito in Mexico and during about of scuba diving that …

Babies

31 Baby Shower Gift Ideas For Breastfeeding Moms

Babies

Hill Harper on Being a New Single Dad: I Was Once ‘Running Around N.Y.C.’ Looking for Frozen Breast Milk

<b>Hill Harper</b> wants the best for his son, so if that means running around Manhattan on a search for breast milk, he’s game.<p>The actor – known for roles …

Trump's New Restrictions for Cuba Revealed

Even as Trump rolls back Obama-era relations with the island nation, time will tell exactly what enforcement of the rules will mean for travelers.

Cuba

Mom outraged after nurse doubted she would breastfeed because she's black

A mom is speaking out after an incident at the hospital that took place shortly after she gave birth to twins.<p>Cierra Robison, from Texas, went into …

Pregnancy

Tamara Ecclestone backed by This Morning viewers as she vows to carry on breastfeeding three-year-old daughter

Tamara Ecclestone has been backed by This Morning viewers after vowing to carry on breastfeeding her three-year-old daughter.<p>The daughter of F1 …

Pregnancy

Would you buy 'ready-to-feed' breast milk off the shelf?

In some countries a litre of breast milk can sell for hundreds of dollars and while it's not commercially available in Australia, it could be …

Adorable Trenton Toddler Learns About Breast Feeding, Requests Chocolate Milk [VIDEO]

<b>(987 AMP Radio)</b> Introducing a toddler to their new baby sibling isn’t always easy, but in this case it was hilarious.Ava, 22 months, came into the …

Babies

Sudden Weaning From Breastfeeding

Sudden weaning, also called abrupt weaning, is the quick end of breastfeeding.<p>Sometimes weaning has to happen quickly because of an unexpected …

Babies

Photo of Israeli Nurse Breastfeeding Palestinian Infant Goes Viral

RESPECT: Jewish nurse won hearts around the world after she was pictured breastfeeding Palestinian boy whose mother was wounded in car crash …

Nursing