Feb
14

Breastfeeding vs Formula Feeding: How to Decide What is Right for You and Your Baby

The evidence is clear that breastfeeding provides the best nutrition for a baby. But the evidence is also evident that formula feeding a newborn can produce a very healthy, happy child. The decision of breastfeeding vs formula feeding is not an easy one,…

Feb
7

Breastfeeding Problems: What Lamaze and La Leche Won’t Tell You

breastfeeding problems

You are in your last term of pregnancy. You are going to breastfeed your baby. You’ve heard all about the benefits of nursing, and you are ready to be Earth Mom Extraordinaire. And then you have the baby. I won’t go into labor…

Feb
7

Breastfeeding Premature Baby: Benefits, Challenges, and Solutions

breastfeeding premature baby

There’s no question that “breast is best,” but breast milk is particularly beneficial for the premature baby. However, infants born prematurely often have difficulty breastfeeding. This article will explore ways to overcome the challenges of breastfeeding premature baby and how to provide preemies…

Feb
7

Breastfeeding Psychology: How the Mind Impacts the Biological Function of Breastfeeding

breastfeeding psychology

Breastfeeding is an emotionally charged topic. Almost everyone has an opinion on it, from men who have never had children to women who have nursed 10 or more. Why does it elicit so much opinion? Why is nursing a baby (the biological norm)…

Feb
6

Pros of Breastfeeding: How Moms Benefit from Nursing their Baby

advantages of breastfeeding

We all know that breast is best when it comes to nurturing the physical and metaphysical needs of our babies. One advantage of breastfeeding is that the antibodies in a mother’s breast milk and colostrum are designed specifically to protect the child by…

Feb
4

Breastfeeding 101: Deciding What’s Right for You and Your Baby

Breastfeeding or Bottle Feeding

The matter over whether to breastfeed or bottle feed has been around for ages. In the 1970’s, it was considered fashionable. Flashback to 18th Century Europe and breastfeeding was envisaged for the low-class. Today, it seems like everyone has an opinion on breastfeeding…

Nov
27

Breastfeeding Basics: Nursing Guide for New and Expecting Mothers

breastfeeding

To breastfeed or not to breastfeed? That is one of the most important and personal decisions facing expectant and new mothers. If you decide to breastfeed, there are some breastfeeding basics you should know to give you the best possible start and help…

Nov
14

Why Babies Breastfeeding is Good for Nursing Moms and Her Newborn Baby?

babies breastfeeding advantages

In the past, most new mothers choose to bottle feeding a newborn baby because they thought this is an equally safe way of baby nursing and results are just the same–a healthy growing baby. But women have change very much in the last…

Nov
13

How Can I Get My Child to Eat Healthy Vegetables

Problem about youngsters being picky eaters is not a surprise.  Whether you have your own kid or you know someone who has, you must have heard the phrase ‘eat your vegetables’ or ‘finish your plate,’ a lot of times.  You must have witnessed…

Nov
13

Are Vitamin Supplements Necessary for Your kids?

The available vitamins in the store that promises various nutritional benefits for your children seems to have outnumbered the sum of vitamins and minerals that are needed for your child nutrition.  As a parent, no matter what kind of parenting styles you practice,…