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Breastfeeding And Multiple Sclerosis – What You Need To Know

Multiple sclerosis affects more women than men, and onset often occurs during a woman's childbearing years. Find out more about MS and breastfeeding here Read More


Why Depressed New Mothers Aren’t Crazy, But Society Is

If you're struggling as a new mother and wondering if you're going crazy, this is a must read. It's not you... it's society. Read More

Pregnancy After 35 Has Minimal Risk, Study Says

More women are having babies after 35 than ever before and this puts them automatically into a high risk category. Find out what new research has to say. Read More


Blogger Explains How She Left Her Toddler Trapped In The Car

Most parents think they'd never accidentally leave their child in the car but it does happen. One blogger has shared her story to help others be more aware. Read More


6 Ways Mamas Can Encourage New Dads

When baby arrives, there are usually two stars of show: mama and baby. But dad is important too, with science finding huge benefits in his involvement. Read More

How Brazil Leads The World In Human Milk Banks

Brazil has some impressive statistics when it comes to improving outcomes for mothers and babies. They have reduced their child mortality rate by 73%. Read More


Can Breastfeeding Cause Tooth Decay? 5 Things To Know

If you have concerns about prolonged breastfeeding causing tooth decay in your child, here are five things you need to know. Read More

Dads, You Can Help Your Baby Learn Faster, Study Finds

Babies seem to just want mama but research has shown dads are really important when it comes to a child’s overall development. Find out more here Read More



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