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Is it really that hard??

Im really determined to breastfeed, however I am finding alot of people are putting their babies straight on formula. I know that there can be different reasons of why they...

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"milk" for babies

I wish people would quit calling formula "milk". It's NOT milk, its formula. Now, breastmilk IS milk, and so healthy for babies. One of the traps of this is when the baby...

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"Breast is Best" slogan.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1288431/Breast-best-slogan-actually-harms-cause.html?ito=feeds-newsxml Apparently the "Breast is Best" slogan is actually doing more...

Started by Sarah on 06/23/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 06/27/2010 by Kathy

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Not a true breastfeeding mom?

Okay, my child is tongue tied and I have tried everything to get him to latch directly to my breast. He used a nipple guard for a while but as was suspected by the LLL I...

Started by Christina on 08/24/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/18/2010 by Mary Renee

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Does your baby refuse the pacifier?

My son is 2 months 1 week and I cant get him to take a pacifier... im not concered with him having one just wondering how many moms have the same issue and if this is common?...

Started by Rachel on 11/23/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 03/09/2010 by Michelle

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formula curiosities

Hi y'all! I breast fed my daughter for 25 months and co-slept. I have never regretted the two years, I only regret not doing it longer. My daughter will be 7 in April, she...

Started by Leslie on 03/09/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/10/2012 by Claire

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How do you feel about today's "social norms"?

Am I the only one that is driven absolutely crazy by the distortion of child birth and infant care in America. I can't stand how it's perfectly normal now that less than have of...

Started by Melissa on 09/04/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/11/2010 by Shannon

219

Breastfeeding ideals

If everything went perfect. No pain. No biting. No bad latches that hurt. Perfect birth Bonding goes beautifully No post pardum depression No engorgement. No having to...

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Breastfeeding. Should there be a choice?

This is just something thats been going through my head. I want a healthy, not offensive response. I understand a lot of women STRUGGLE with breastfeeding. I know for a FACT a...

Started by Corrie on 05/01/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/02/2011 by Isobel

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Universal health care - thoughts?

Not to pick on Sherri (seriously, I'm not), but a comment in the abortion thread made me wonder: "I agree with everything you say Krista except I am also 100% against...

Started by Krista on 09/26/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/06/2011 by Becky