Breastfeeding vs Formula Feeding – Advantages & Disadvantages

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Here’s everything you need to know about breastfeeding vs formula feeding. Plus, learn the ins and outs of food safety when storing your milk.  Are you a new expecting mom feeling overwhelmed with all of the information about breastfeeding vs formula feeding? Or maybe you’re already a mom, but need a refresher course on infant […]

Does Breastfeeding Make You Hungry?

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Before panic strikes about your sudden urge to devour the entire fridge’s contents, know that breastfeeding does make you hungry and there are healthy solutions. Do you find yourself reaching for a second breakfast or a late-night snack? Does breastfeeding make you hungry? The simple answer – YES. Welcome to breastfeeding, where everything seems full—except […]

Benefits and Advantages to Breastfeeding

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Breastfeeding your baby has more advantages beyond saving money! Learn why your baby and your body benefit! If women knew they had something that could lessen their child’s risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), obesity, diarrhea, childhood cancers, asthma, and cardiovascular disease while also increasing his/her intelligence, would they give it a go? What […]

Why Breastfeed? 5 Breastfeeding Benefits

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Breast milk is nutritionally superior to formula. The American Academy of Pediatrics endorses breast milk as the gold standard of infant nutrition. This is because breast milk is specifically tailored to meet the needs of a growing human being. Commercial infant formulas are cow’s milk-based, and while they are good imitations of human milk, science […]

Tips for Breastfeeding Multiples

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For moms who want to breastfeed their multiples, keep the following tips in mind. Tips for Breastfeeding Multiples First and foremost, make sure to spend time with each baby assisting them in learning how to latch on to your breast correctly. Work with a lactation consultant closely if you are having latch problems. Choose your […]

Thinking About Breastfeeding?

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You may be wondering if breastfeeding is right for you and your baby. Here are some facts to help you decide how to feed your baby. There are so many decisions to make when you are having a new baby. You’ll need to decide on what car seat to buy, which diapers work best, and […]

Preparing For Breastfeeding During Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding is one of the most important things you can do for the health and well-being of your baby. Here are some of our tips and tricks to learn the basics! Your breast milk is specifically designed for your baby to provide optimal nutrition. Furthermore, breastfeeding protects your baby from infections and decreases your child’s […]