Articles for Tag: "breastfeeding"

Why American moms struggle to breastfeed 
Why American moms struggle to breastfeed
Compared to mothers around the world, U.S. moms have it harder to breastfeed. But why?
An important breastfeeding benefit – for mom 
An important breastfeeding benefit – for mom
It may help moms reduce their risk of a frightening disease.
Critical moments in the first years of life 
Critical moments in the first years of life
Learn how experience and wisdom are helping kids reach their greatest potential.
Are breastfed babies smarter? 
Are breastfed babies smarter?
The benefits for newborns are well-documented, but what about long-term cognitive development?
Chicago hospital fights obesity with “Baby-Friendly” tactics 
Chicago hospital fights obesity with “Baby-Friendly” tactics
Physicians voice concern over America’s weight issues and offer advice for tackling the problem.
Are prenatal vitamins worth it?  Featured
Are prenatal vitamins worth it?
An OB/GYN weighs in on the debate and highlights the importance of one particular supplement.
Breastfeeding preemies beneficial for their heart health as adults 
Breastfeeding preemies beneficial for their heart health as adults
New research shows preemies fed breast milk have better overall heart function as adults, even compared to full-term infants.