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Mom creates breastfeeding mother Barbie dolls to normalize nursing

Mom creates breastfeeding mother Barbie dolls to normalize nursing

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The best foods to serve baby at your Thanksgiving feast

The best foods to serve baby at your Thanksgiving feast

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Your toddler’s fussy eating habits are largely due to genetics, not your failings as a parent

Your toddler's fussy eating habits are largely due to genetics, not your failings as a parent

The results of a new study of more than 1,900 sets of toddler twins may make you feel better about your own child’s picky eating habits: genetics were to blame for 46% of instances of food

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10 Active duty military moms pose for powerful group photo to normalize public breastfeeding

10 Active duty military moms pose for powerful group photo to normalize public breastfeeding

Photographer and former Army solider Tara Ruby has been trying in earnest to share this powerful image, captured of 10 active duty moms in uniform breastfeeding together at Fort Bliss, the Army post near

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‘Swipe and Feed’ holds baby’s bottle so parents can use their smartphone during feedings — and we’re horrified

'Swipe and Feed' holds baby's bottle so parents can use their smartphone during feedings -- and we're horrified

Typically we run stories like this for April Fool’s Day. Seeing as it’s October, we’re sad to report this is no joke. There’s a new contraption called Swipe and Feed, which was

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8 green designs we spotted at the world’s largest baby gear trade fair

8 green designs we spotted at the world's largest baby gear trade fair

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San Diego’s first mother’s milk bank will provide breast milk to the region’s most vulnerable babies

San Diego's first mother's milk bank will provide breast milk to the region's most vulnerable babies

It’s surprising that until now, a state as large as California had only one community breast milk bank. Thankfully, San Diego residents and former UC San Diego students Hannah and Zachary Johnson

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Make the switch from plastic to stainless steel with mom-founded Kangovou feeding gear

Make the switch from plastic to stainless steel with mom-founded Kangovou feeding gear

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Animal-free milk is “sustainable, kind, delicious” & a moo-vement against factory farming

Animal-free milk is "sustainable, kind, delicious" & a moo-vement against factory farming

There are plenty of organic milk alternatives on the market. From almond to soy to hemp to homemade cashew milk, it’s not as if dairy avoiders and vegans don’t have a plethora of choices. But

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New parents invent a clever way to turn mason jars into baby bottles

New parents invent a clever way to turn mason jars into baby bottles

When Laura and Sebastian Belmar’s baby Pax arrived on the scene, they wanted to make healthy and safe choices for his care, such as using bottles made of safer materials. However, sticker-shock

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11 super easy vegetarian and vegan power foods for breastfeeding moms

11 super easy vegetarian and vegan power foods for breastfeeding moms

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7 surprising summer remedies sitting in your refrigerator

7 surprising summer remedies sitting in your refrigerator

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Breast milk jewelry turns mother’s liquid gold into a wearable keepsake

Breast milk jewelry turns mother's liquid gold into a wearable keepsake

Image © Debora Lacreta When I think of the 15 months I nursed my son, I feel overwhelmingly sentimental. For a colicky baby and an overwhelmed new mama, breastfeeding was one of the few ways that calmed

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How to safely introduce peanuts into your baby’s diet

How to safely introduce peanuts into your baby's diet

With the growing number of children suffering from peanut allergies today, parents may be wary of feeding their infants anything containing the nut. However, research suggests that this fear could be

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MomSense breastfeeding meter enables mothers to calculate how much milk their baby consumes while nursing

MomSense breastfeeding meter enables mothers to calculate how much milk their baby consumes while nursing

Breastfeeding presents plenty of challenges, and most mothers worry about whether or not their child is getting enough milk. The Surgeon General’s office estimates that as many as 50% of breastfeeding

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The Milk Lounge breastfeeding cafe opens in England, owner receives death threats

The Milk Lounge breastfeeding cafe opens in England, owner receives death threats

Another day, another round of folks appalled by mothers breastfeeding their babies. When will the madness end? For mom and new business owner, 22 year-old Charlotte Purdie, it’s just beginning.

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HOW TO: Make organic lactation cookies to help increase your breast milk production

HOW TO: Make organic lactation cookies to help increase your breast milk production

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FDA proposes limit on arsenic in baby rice cereal

FDA proposes limit on arsenic in baby rice cereal

Bland, digestible rice cereal has long been a favored first food, but a recent FDA proposal to limit the amount of inorganic arsenic in rice cereal will surely cause parents to think twice before giving

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