Tag: nursing

Breastfeeding: Common discomforts and what to do about them

Breastfeeding: Common discomforts and what to do about them

Breast milk is the best food for your baby. Breast milk gives your baby important nutrients that help him grow healthy and strong. Do not feel dis ...

Breastfeeding 101

If you’re breastfeeding or thinking about breastfeeding, you’ve come to the right place. This post is your one-stop-shop for all things breastfeeding. ...
Breastfeeding in public is getting easier

Breastfeeding in public is getting easier

If you are a mom who is breastfeeding your baby, you may feel that your social life is sometimes curtailed. Breastfeeding every two to three hours, ca ...
Breastfeeding myths debunked – part 2

Breastfeeding myths debunked – part 2

1. Your baby needs water too. False: Supplementing with water is not recommended for babies. Breast milk or formula contains all the water a baby n ...
Breastfeeding chat

Breastfeeding chat

Breastfeeding can be a wonderful experience, but it’s not as easy as it looks. It may be hugely beneficial to your baby, which it is, but there’s plen ...
Thank a nurse today!

Thank a nurse today!

Happy Nurse Appreciation Week to all the incredible nurses out there! Nurses play a critical role in advancing the mission of the March of Dimes. They ...
Are rented breast pumps safe?

Are rented breast pumps safe?

I wrote a post not long ago for nursing moms on types of breast pumps and whether buying or renting was better. Both can be safe and a good option – i ...