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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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What you're not being told about alcohol and breastfeeding

What you’re not being told about alcohol and breastfeeding

If you’ve never had the opportunity to be on the receiving end of a roomful of disapproving stares, try drinking a glass of wine while nursing your baby. There’s not much you can do to get across-the-board disapproval in the U.S. like when you’re caught drinking alcohol and breastfeeding. I don’t think anyone truly wants …

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breastfeeding position is your secret to success

How breastfeeding position is your secret weapon for success

Breastfeeding is hard. There are so many things you never even thought of that can completely sabotage your efforts to feed your baby. One of the easiest, but most profound ways to ensure success is by choosing your position. Choosing the right position can make the difference between your experience being a struggle or being …

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