Learn how to maximize the breastfeeding experience for you and your baby.
Each mother's breast milk is uniquely formulated for her own baby and is full of infection-fighting cells and protein that will help keep a baby both happy and healthy. Breastfeeding can be enjoyable for both of you. It can take some practice at first, but there are many, many reasons to give breastfeeding your best effort.
It's natural for a baby to move on from breastfeeding. Look for signs that he or she is ready, and then wean gradually to make it a painless transition for both of you.
Though it's certainly not the only method, breastfeeding is one way for a mother to form an early bond with her baby.
Resuming a regular sex life after having a baby can be difficult for some couples. Here are a few tips to help you and your husband work through this challenging topic.
Some states are passing laws protecting mothers who breastfeed in public.
Anne Smith, IBCLC
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