When breastfeeding works well, Mom and Baby are happy and thriving. But almost every new mother experiences some discomfort along the way. Check out our tips, techniques, and cool products to help ensure a smooth and comfortable nursing experience.
Nursing? No problem! We've got smart ways to steer clear of the most common breastfeeding nuisances.
How inverted or flat nipples can affect breastfeeding.
Causes and solutions to this breastfeeding problem.
Spotting and treating these potential breastfeeding problems.
Breastfeeding can be a real pain. (Literally!) We asked a team of experts how to overcome common challenges and deal with the aches ahead.
Breastfeeding can be a real pain. (Literally!) We asked a team of experts how to deal with aches and more.
If your baby has become a finicky eater, don't fret. We've got solutions to your mealtime problems.
Here's how to overcome common nursing problems and keep on breastfeeding.
If nursing isn't working, don't give up -- get in touch with a lactation consultant, who can help. Here's how.
Breast certainly is best, as the mantra goes, but for many new moms, nursing is much, much harder than the literature would have us believe. Fortunately, breast-feeding usually gets easier as time goes on. Here's a roundup of common problems and real-life solutions to help you stay the course.
There's not a breastfeeding mom out there who doesn't fear the accidental chomp of her baby's new teeth, which usually appear between 4 and 7 months old. For help keeping the bites at bay, keep reading.
Thinking about making a comment -- or asking a question -- about breastfeeding to your sister, your BFF, or the lady across from you at the coffee shop? For the love of all the nursing mamas in the world, read this first.
4 common breastfeeding discomforts and how to treat them.
Learn how to reduce the pain of engorged breasts, a common conditions many breastfeeding mothers deal with.
We wish breastfeeding could be this glamorous and carefree...but it's not.
Would you believe lack of preparation may be to blame for why many women don't succeed at their breastfeeding goals?
If daddies nursed babies instead of mommies, the world might look something like this...
Breastfeeding is natural, but it's not easy. Mastitis, engorgement, plugged ducts, low supply -- the potential hiccups are many and they can hurt, which is why some moms will try almost anything to get relief. From cabbage leaves to cold potatoes, these 11 natural breastfeeding remedies claim to make nursing more comfortable. Find out which ones are worth trying!
Find out what an expert has to say.
Could your diet be to blame for your baby's fussiness?
Are you having breastfeeding pain? Here's what you can do about it.
Planning to nurse your baby whenever and wherever? Read this first!
Think breastfeeding is just a newborn issue? Think again. We've got advice on handling everything from a teething baby to a meddling mother-in-law.
Jenna Elfman, Jennifer Garner, Molly Sims, Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, Kristin Cavallari & Alicia Silverstone open up about their experiences with breastfeeding. It really is different for everyone!