Monthly Archives: June 2012

Pink's beautiful pix - breastfeeding her 1 year old daughter.

Check out the story on how Pink proudly tweeted a photo of her nursing her daughter Willow while on a break during a photo shoot.  What a gorgeous image and what a fantastic mom for making breastfeeding work - even with her hectic schedule! Look at the end of the article for even more wonderful pictures of celebrity moms nursing their babies! http://blogs.babycenter.com/celebrities/06202012-pinks-breastfeeding-pic-is-simply-stunning/  ...

Mama to Mama Breastfeeding Support

We are excited to be one of the regional host sites for the Mama-to-Mama Breastfeeding Support Group. This group is a peer-to-peer group of women who are interested in supporting each other as they navigate the sometimes tricky waters of breastfeeding their babies. All women encouraged to attend.   UPCOMING GATHERINGS Saturday, June 16, 3:30-4:30pm Overcoming early breastfeeding challenges Ashland Yoga Studio, 1207 Lake Shore Dr Saturday, July 21, 3:30-4:30pm Postnatal Yoga and Relaxation Techniques...

Breastfeeding Tips from the Mayo Clinic

You know the benefits of breast-feeding. Breast milk contains the right balance of nutrients for your baby. Breast milk is easier to digest than is commercial formula, and the antibodies in breast milk boost your baby’s immune system. Breast-feeding might even help you lose weight after the baby is born. Still, breast-feeding can be challenging. Use these breast-feeding tips to get off to a good start.   click here to read the MAYO CLINIC TIPS...

Clinton, Affleck promote effort to reduce child mortality rate with breastfeeding, vaccines

By Associated Press, Updated: Thursday, June 14, 3:36 PM WASHINGTON — What do Hollywood superstar Ben Affleck and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have in common? Both Clinton and Affleck think every child across the world deserves a fifth birthday.The actor and diplomat embraced as they crossed paths onstage this morning at Child Survival Call to Action, a conference hosted by the government in collaboration with Ethiopia, India and UNICEF to recognize and promote efforts to curtail child mortality. During...