Breastfeeding

Both you and your baby benefit from breastfeeding but it can be hard work. Here you'll learn how to breastfeed your baby and get expert breastfeeding tips. You'll also learn about breast milk, breast pumping, and when it's time to start weaning.

These Drawings of Your Boobs' Life Cycle Are Funny 'Cause They're True

This mom blogger depicts each stage of a breast's life, from perky to saggy, in hilarious illustrations.

10 Things to Know About Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is worth trying. So you don't freak out when you fill up, we'll walk you through it.

The Best Breastfeeding Positions for Mom and Baby

Whether you offer baby the breast or a bottle, we'll help you past the feeding and nursing roadblocks. Learn how to breastfeed by trying four popular breastfeeding positions (cradle, cross-cradle, side-lying, and football) to find the best one for you and baby. For moms who are bottlefeeding, get basic tips on how to choose a formula and other ways to position your newborn.

Combining Breastfeeding with Formula

Breast is best, but introducing some formula may actually help you keep nursing longer.

7 Tips for Getting Baby Latched On to the Breast

Breastfeeding will be more relaxed for both you and your baby when he has a good latch from the get-go. We can help you make that happen.

All About Your Breast Milk Supply

Make sure that your body is producing enough milk for baby.

31 Breastfeeding Secrets

Nursing your baby is no easy feat. Luckily, we've rounded up the only breastfeeding tips you'll ever need, from the experts who've figured out the smartest tricks, shortcuts, and solutions.

Nursing Roadblocks

Here's how to overcome common nursing problems and keep on breastfeeding.

Air Travel Is About to Get a Little Easier for Breastfeeding Moms

Thanks to new laws and companies making cool lacatation stations, airports will be friendlier to nursing mothers in the near future.

Your Ultimate Pumping Guide

Thanks to pumping, your baby can benefit from your breast milk when you're not around. Here's how to get the hang of this handy technique.

Will Your Breasts Ever Be the Same After Pregnancy?

How your breasts change from pregnancy to breastfeeding and back.

7 Benefits of Extended Breastfeeding

Pediatricians recommend breastfeeding until baby is at least a year old -- but many moms keep going beyond that. Discover the pluses of extended breastfeeding.

How to Get a Good Breastfeeding Latch

Make breastfeeding easier by mastering the latch.

Is Your Baby Getting Safe Breast Milk?

Sharing breast milk has become easier and more popular than ever before. But is it safe for you and for your baby?

How to Do the Football Breastfeeding Position

Find out how to do this common breastfeeding position.

How to Hold Baby While Breastfeeding

Find out how to do five common breastfeeding positions.

Amazing! Viral Photo Shows How Breastmilk Changes for Baby's Needs

An Arkansas mom noticed her breastmilk changed when her baby was sick.

This Mom Breastfed at the Zoo, and Something Amazing Happened

This breastfeeding mom got a little support from an unexpected source.

Researchers Uncover Even More Breastfeeding Benefits for Moms

We've heard before that breastfeeding has health benefits for moms as well as their babies, but new research has uncovered even more long-term pluses for mamas who choose this route.

Bye-Bye, Bottle

Introducing your baby to a sippy can be simple with our smart advice.

Best Breastfeeding Apps

To the uninitiated, breastfeeding seems like a piece of cake: Place baby on boob, do crossword puzzles for the next 20 minutes, repeat. But for many of us moms, this natural act is anything but second nature. Luckily, help is just a touchscreen away. We rounded up some of the best nursing apps for new moms; whether you have burning questions about milk supply or need to find a spot to nurse alfresco, take a look.

Nutrition Tips for Breastfeeding Moms

The recommended daily calorie intake for nursing women is about 330 calories (or roughly 1/4) more than what they consumed before pregnancy. Here are our tips for getting those calories the smart way.

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