April 23, 2017

3. Breast and nipple pain

The horror stories of breastfeeding through sore and cracked nipples stick in the minds of new mothers. Many moms grit their teeth and clench their jaws as they breastfeed their newborn. They suffer while impatiently waiting for their nipples t...

April 15, 2017

2. You are pumping with a newborn

In the United States most women work outside of the home. This includes mothers. I have met countless mothers who plan on breastfeeding while at home and pumping when at work so the baby can continue to be breastmilk fed while they are...

April 11, 2017

Breastfeeding comes with its own set of challenges. All of the choices listed are amongst the top reasons women find themselves weaning sooner than anticipated. However, the correct answer is B. A well-known study collected information on a group of more than 1,300 bre...

April 6, 2017

1. Using a nipple shield

It is hard for mothers (particular first time new mothers) to figure out all of the ends and outs of parenting a baby, not to mention breastfeeding. Many women struggle with breastfeeding in the beginning, chalking up warning signs to typical br...

March 30, 2017

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2016 Breastfeeding Report Card the correct answer is C. 21% of Texan women are exclusively breastfeeding at 6 months. Texas ranks 36th in the nation, falling below the national average of 22.3%. These numbers,...

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