Breast Feeding

This Brand Makes Breastfeeding Clothes That Millennial Moms Would Actually Want to Wear

<i>Every Body celebrates inclusivity and the representation of human beings in every shape and form.</i><p>After the birth of her two children, Chicago native Andrea Newberry was having a difficult time finding clothes that weren’t just functional for her newfound momhood but that embraced her new body.<p>“I …

Pregnancy

Breastfeeding mother 'not allowed to board bus for health and safety reasons'

A mother was reportedly turned away from boarding a bus because she was breastfeeding.<p>Katherine Guest was on her way to a hospital appointment in …

Health and Safety

Nursing Necessities! 13 Mommy Must-Haves in Honor of Breastfeeding Awareness Month

1 of 13<p>SWEET DEAL<p><b>Shop It!</b> Lactation Cookies, 1 Dozen ($13), milky-mama.com<p>2 of 13<p>PEP IN YOUR STEP<p><b>Shop It!</b> Boob Maternity/Nursing Peplum Top ($79), …

Shopping

The Latest ‘Healthy’ Sugar Is Made from Human Breast Milk | Food & Wine

From recent news that the sugar industry paid researchers to vilify fat over sugar in the ‘60s to the artificially-sweetened vortex of sugar-free …

Sugar

Breastfeeding: five ways it can be encouraged responsibly

Health promotion messages rarely work when they simply tell people what to do. We all know what a healthy diet looks like, yet that knowledge doesn’t …

Pregnancy

Samantha Bee’s Most Awkward On-Camera Moment Involves Al Sharpton and a Breast Pump

For the comedic genius behind <i>Full Frontal with Samantha Bee</i>, you might think picking out her most awkward moment on camera would be tricky — but the …

Samantha Bee

Sugars in breast milk kill bacteria with one-two punch - Futurity

New research has discovered that certain sugars—not proteins—give breast milk its power to help prevent infections in babies.

Health

A Berkeley startup plans to make healthier sugar inspired by breast milk

A Berkeley-based startup is aiming to shakeup the sugar scene by generating sugar that’s found in breast milk.<p>Sugarlogix, the makers behind the substitute, plan to create a new type of sugar that can be added to food or taken as a supplement by reproducing 2′-Fucosyllactose (the sugar found in …

Sugar

Would you sweeten your coffee with (gut-healthy) breast milk sugar?

Cutting out sugar from your diet—while undeniably healthy—is no easy feat—so when a new healthy replacement for the sweet stuff (AKA “the devil“) …

Lifestyle

Breast-Feeding Teachers Struggle to Find Space, Time to Pump Milk

—Shane Bevel for Education Week<p>Printer-Friendly<p>Email Article<p>Reprints<p>Comments<p>For many teachers who’ve recently become moms, the beginning of this …

Babies

Breastfeeding mum 'not allowed on Bridgnorth bus'

<b>A mum has said she was stopped from getting on a bus because she was breastfeeding her baby.</b><p>Katherine Guest, who was on her way to a medical check-up in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, said the driver told her he feared her son could choke.<p>The Arriva driver told her it was because of potential health and …

Health and Safety

New superbug-fighting antibiotics found in human breast milk

With the rise of antibiotic-resistant "superbugs," the pressure is on for scientists to develop new molecules, materials and methods to keep us from …

Microbiology

19 Breastfeeding Moms Who Took Multitasking To The Next Level

A mom’s gotta do what a mom’s gotta do.<p>It’s no secret parents are multitasking experts, and breastfeeding moms are no exception.<p>From nursing while applying makeup to pumping while competing in a half marathon, it seems there’s no limit to what breastfeeding women on the go will do to make it work. …

Parenting

More mothers offering their breast milk online, but is it safe?

The health risk of sharing this unscreened, unregulated human milk outweighs perceived benefits, say experts. The programme Talking Point …

Babies

This Is the Simple Reason Why Millennials Breastfeed More Than Any Previous Generation

Breastfeeding is sometimes a sensitive topic. Women are shamed or otherwise discouraged from breastfeeding in public, or even from breastfeeding at all. Others find that they aren’t getting their breastfeeding support needs met by healthcare providers and turning to social media for guidance.<p>Online …

Pregnancy

Pink Shared A Photo Of Herself Pumping Breast Milk & Instagram Is Loving It

Pumping breast milk can be a challenge for working moms who choose to breast feed. There are plenty of logistics to consider, including substandard pump rooms that are unfortunately common in many workplaces. Even celebrities have to pump on the go, though, and Pink just shared a photo that's …

Breast-feeding while working as a politics editor is hard. Here's how I survived the last seven months

I had no idea how difficult it would be to breast-feed my newborn son. As a first-time mom, nursing was so hard I started taking notes on my iPhone for a story I wanted to write about how none of the products marketed to make the practice easier were actually practical. It would be a screed on the …

Babies

Moms Share Rude Comments That Have Been Hurled At Them While Breastfeeding

If you don’t want to see a woman breastfeed in public, look away. It really <i>is</i> that simple<p>It is a tale as old as time (and we mean it’s getting …

Lifestyle

Pink Takes 'Mom Break' to Pump Breast Milk: Photo

Multitasking! <b>Pink</b> took a pause during her busy schedule on Wednesday, August 16, to pump breast milk in a bathroom.<p>"And now this #pumpupthejams …

Babies

Pink Takes ‘Mom Break’ To Pump Breast Milk In Hilarious London Bathroom Selfie & She’s Total Goals

Pink showed off her multitasking skills in London, when she stopped to feed her baby boy. And of course she couldn’t resist posting a funny pic of …

Celebrity Gossip

Pink double pumps breast milk in funniest working mum selfie ever

The rockstar mum of two has just given us another reason to raise our glasses in mum-solidarity with a hilarious new #pumpupthejams selfie showing …

Babies

Pink Just Posted A Photo Of Herself Pumping Breast Milk And Moms Are LOVING It

Also, her abs look insane.<p>Pink may be busy touring the world, but that doesn’t keep her from her mom duties!<p>The superstar, who is currently touring Europe with her family, posted a real and very relatable photo on Instagram yesterday, pumping breast milk for her 7-month old son, Jameson Moon. She …

Babies

Mom Shares Tearful Post About the True Pain of Breastfeeding: ‘I Cannot Hide the Struggle’

Breastfeeding is often thought of as a beautiful bonding moment between mother and child. But as one mom points out in a tearful selfie, that’s not …

Pregnancy

Pink Took The Most Relatable Selfie Ever While Pumping Breast Milk On Tour

"A mum's gotta do what a mum's gotta do."

Babies

Pink takes 'mom break' while traveling to pump breast milk

In addition to being a busy singer-songwriter, Pink is also one very busy mama!<p>She just filmed a video, released a new single, and she now she's hard at work on her next studio album. But with a 7-month-old son at home, sometimes she has pause the music so she can really "pump up the jams" — with a …

Babies

Pink Shows Off Rock-Hard Abs While Pumping Breast Milk

One hot mama! <b>P!nk</b> showed off her toned stomach while pumping breast milk in an empowering mirror selfie on Wednesday, August 16.<p>The mom of two, who …

Babies

This Breastfeeding Candid Isn't Pretty—And That's The Point

For most moms (and babies), breastfeeding takes a while to get the hang of. As in more than 12 days. So we’re applauding one new mom’s honest …

Pregnancy

Singapore launches first donor breast milk bank

SINGAPORE: For 35-year-old Madam Nor Adliyah Haryanie, the birth of her baby boy in July via an emergency caesarian-section came as a shock, since …

Pregnancy

Breastfeeding Is Hard AF

Nobody really warns you.<p>I am an avid breastfeeder. I breastfed my first two children beyond the age of two, and I am currently breastfeeding my third and last baby. When all is said and done, I will have been breastfeeding for the better part of a decade. I have breastfed through tongue ties, …

Pregnancy

The Next Thing In Gut Health Is Going To Be Sugar Made From Human Breast Milk

You may not have heard of human milk sugar, but it does great things for your microbiome. Scientists have figured out how to synthesize it, and it’s coming to your grocery store soon.<p>Your mixed berry yogurt may eventually include not only probiotics but a type of sugar usually found only in human …

Microbiome