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breastmilk changes to meet a baby's needs

5 Surprising Ways Your Breastmilk Changes to Meet Baby’s Needs

I stared in confusion at the three bottles of breastmilk sitting in my refrigerator. They all came from me. In the last 72 hours. How could they be so different?!?! The breastmilk changes displayed in my fridge made it look like those bottles had been filled by 3 different species of mammals. They were all …

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how formula feeding improved the way I breastfeed

3 Shocking ways formula feeding improved my breastfeeding: no more guilt over bottles

While pregnant with my first baby, I chose to become a breastfeeding mom. (Once he was born, of course!) But I did nothing to prepare for nursing a baby.  I mean, how hard could it be, right?  I have boobs. My baby has a mouth. I know where his food comes from and where it …

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reasons to give your baby breastmilk

7 Incredible Reasons to Give a Baby Breastmilk

Do you know why you should breastfeed? Many women choose to breastfeed because they’ve heard it preached that “breast is best.” You may believe the reasons to give a baby breastmilk are because it provides the healthiest nourishment and is better for the baby. Only you’re not sure why. Many of us just breastfeed because …

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