baby feeding

12 Pediatricians in Italy Arrested for Allegedly Taking Bribes from Infant Formula Companies to Discourage Breastfeeding

12 Pediatricians in Italy Arrested for Allegedly Taking Bribes from Infant Formula Companies to Discourage Breastfeeding

According to Reuters, Italian police have placed 12 pediatricians under house arrest for allegedly accepting extravagant gifts from infant formula companies. The gifts, meant to entice the doctors into

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Kitty and Sparrow’s Organic Neckerchief Bibs, Burp Cloths & Blankets Have Baby Covered in Style

Kitty and Sparrow’s Organic Neckerchief Bibs, Burp Cloths & Blankets Have Baby Covered in Style

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Minbie Bottle Nipples Mimic a Newborn’s Instinctive Breastfeeding Technique

Minbie Bottle Nipples Mimic a Newborn’s Instinctive Breastfeeding Technique

Any mother who has ever tried to breastfeed her baby will tell you that the process doesn’t always come easily or quickly. The folks over at Australian company Minbie spent 13 years testing out

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Infant Formula Sold in Portland Contains Pesticide-Resistant GMOs

Infant Formula Sold in Portland Contains Pesticide-Resistant GMOs

If you live in Oregon, you’ve likely heard of current Ballot Measure 92, which would require products containing genetically modified ingredients (GMOs), to be labeled as containing

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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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5 Natural Remedies for Common Breastfeeding Issues

5 Natural Remedies for Common Breastfeeding Issues

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The Medical Community Is Failing Breastfeeding Moms – How To Find The Support You Need

The Medical Community Is Failing Breastfeeding Moms – How To Find The Support You Need

Before my son was born I figured breastfeeding would be a snap. Honestly, how hard could it be? One, attach baby. Two, baby nurses. The end. Ha. When my son was a newborn he was a lazy eater. He’d

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10 Easy, Natural Ways to Increase Your Breast Milk Supply

10 Easy, Natural Ways to Increase Your Breast Milk Supply

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Green Mom Launches ECOlunchbox & Debuts Ocean-Friendly, Plastic-Free Bento Collection

Green Mom Launches ECOlunchbox & Debuts Ocean-Friendly, Plastic-Free Bento Collection

As awareness of the perils of plastics grows, an eco mom business is responding with the release of a new plastic-free and ocean-friendly lunchware collection designed to help families pack lunch without

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7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

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Aleva’s Plant-Based Nursing Balm is a Lanolin-Free Nipple Soother for Vegan Moms & Babies

Aleva’s Plant-Based Nursing Balm is a Lanolin-Free Nipple Soother for Vegan Moms & Babies

Breastfeeding is such a lovely time to bond with baby, but many infants take a few days or weeks to get the hang of it, during which time a mother’s sensitive nipples really start to wear and tear.

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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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NuuNest is an Around-the-Clock App for All Your Newborn Needs

NuuNest is an Around-the-Clock App for All Your Newborn Needs

Even though people have been raising babies since the dawn of man — the little bundles of joy still remain a mystery in myriad ways. They arrive into the world a few weeks early or several days

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When Doctors Diagnose Spitting Up as GERD, Babies May Be Prescribed Medication Needlessly

When Doctors Diagnose Spitting Up as GERD, Babies May Be Prescribed Medication Needlessly

According to the Gastroenterology Clinics of North America, about 50% of perfectly healthy babies spit up more than twice a day — and though it’s natural for parents to be concerned, studies

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Bioserie Baby Toys are Made from Plants!

Bioserie Baby Toys are Made from Plants!

The latest generation of eco-friendly baby toys look indistinguishable from their more toxic counterparts — and we think it’s great that you don’t have to sacrifice style or aesthetics when

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Boon’s BPA-Free Platter Keeps Food Separated for Finicky Eaters

Boon’s BPA-Free Platter Keeps Food Separated for Finicky Eaters

Why do kids, especially picky eaters HATE when their food touches differing food on their plate? We have no clue. It’s one of the great mysteries of parenting. Boon has no idea why either, but they

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Breast Milk Linked to Lower Heart Disease Risks in Adulthood

Breast Milk Linked to Lower Heart Disease Risks in Adulthood

There’s yet another great reason to breastfeed say researchers from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. According to the researchers findings, babies who have a low birth weight and babies who

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When Breastfeeding Fails: Moving Past the Guilt & Disappointment of Not Being Able to Nurse Your Baby

When Breastfeeding Fails: Moving Past the Guilt & Disappointment of Not Being Able to Nurse Your Baby

My son Darrol Henry recently turned one. First birthdays are always a huge deal, but I got an added bit of excitement when my little man hit 12 months: our pediatrician said we could stop giving him

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