How do I transition to formula?

I have been exclusively nursing for 3 1/2 months, and between his growing appetite and my decreasing availability of time to pump at work, my milk production is no longer...

Started by Andrea on 06/26/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/18/2009 by Samantha


regulating breast-milk subsitutes???

i found this on the WHO website but i am confused...i see formula ads on television, and in magazines all the time...i received samples of formula from target when i registered...

Started by Jennifer on 08/01/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/02/2010 by Kathy


Please help!!

My little 7month is teething and has broken through her gums. She use to be such a happy outgoing baby but now she is more quiet and not as bubbly as she use to be. My husband...

Started by Margaret on 06/28/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/29/2009 by Charlie


Q&A on Probiotics with Kat Caiola

There's a lot of buzz out there right now around probiotics and confusion is abundant. To help clear things up, we invited the folks at Culturelle to answer your questions....

Started by Lisa on 07/14/2009 in Children's Health

Last update on 07/21/2009 by Kat


New to group

Hi my name is Heather. I love the biggest looser and need to loose weight myself. I just can't seem to get up and work on it. Just don't know what to do anymore.


Another Reason Breast is Best!

Infant Formula Contains: MSG Free aspartic acid BPA Fluorosis DHA/ARA Hexane Mercury Melamine Cyanuric acid Formaldehyde Antinutrients/soy Bacteria Patent info on DHA and its...

Started by Chelseaszidik on 10/31/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/18/2010 by Kristi


Alternate sources of calcium

Looking for ideas for other sources of calcium. My 21month old picky eater will not drink milk, does not like cheese and will only eat yogurt maybe once a month.


Son is small for his age

My son will be 10 months old on August 8th and he weighs only 16 1/2 pounds. He is breastfed and he eats 3 meals a day plus snacks. I know I shouldn't compare, but his brother...

Started by User on 07/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/24/2014 by Samantha


Finger Food Help!

I started rice cereal at 4 months old, and my now 7 1/2 month old has been eating purees for at least two months now. She's on stage 2. Yesterday, I tried a banana. I wasn't...

Started by Bobbie on 11/24/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/13/2009 by Maribell


cannot stand perfect mums

OMG - am i the only mum out there that gets frustrated at her kids when they are naughty, or talk back at you, or dont sleep through the night? Am I the only mum who has fed...


Nap time

My baby girl is 3 months old and she cries all the time, she does not stay content very long at all. She absolutely refuses to take a nap during the day the only way she will...


Need advice on breastfeeding

My daughter will be 3 weeks tomorrow. She is exclusively breastfeeding. She sleeps through feedings and generally spends about 1 to 2 hours on one breast and may not get all of...