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.

After Newborn Died From Dehydration, Breastfeeding Mom Shares Her Heartbreaking Story

This first-time mom didn't know her baby wasn't getting any milk during his first three days of life, and she's opening up about her extremely rare but devastating experience.

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.

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.

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.

This Mom's Tandem Breastfeeding Photo Sparked a Heated Debate

This simple family moment of a mom breastfeeding her two daughters at once spurred a debate online.

This Victoria's Secret Model Breastfeeding During a Photo Shoot Is Every Multitasking Mama

We love how Candace Swanepoel is inspiring other mamas to breastfeed in public!

Nursing Roadblocks

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

Beautiful Photos Show Two Moms Tandem Breastfeeding Their Four Children (Including Triplets!)

You will believe anything is possible after seeing these gorgeous photos of two mamas who exclusively nurse their four children.

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.

Your Age-by-Age Guide to Weaning

Even though there's no universal approach to weaning, there are a few golden rules that can help the transition go smoothly for you and baby. The first rule? Be prepared. To that end, we've rounded up lactation consultants, developmental experts, and real moms to help you get both mind and body ready for weaning.

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 Hold Baby While Breastfeeding

Find out how to do five common breastfeeding positions.

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 Get a Good Breastfeeding Latch

Make breastfeeding easier by mastering the latch.

How to Do the Football Breastfeeding Position

Find out how to do this common breastfeeding position.

You Have to See This Mom's Incredible Tandem Breastfeeding Photo

There's definitely a little bit of twin mama magic happening here!

Mom's Refreshingly Honest Post Explains Why 'I Wish I Never Breastfed My Baby'

Australian reality TV star Maddi Wright shared her struggle about choosing to breastfeed her baby and how it affected her as a parent.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Breastfeeding

Just mention the word breastfeeding and suddenly everyone from your mother to the woman who waxes your eyebrows has some insight to offer. (Try cabbage leaves! Wait to pump! Pump from the very start!) Still, there's a whole heck of a lot nobody tells you about nursing. Read on for the honest truth from experts, and most important, fellow moms.

Combining Breastfeeding with Formula

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

Bye-Bye, Bottle

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

These Women's Expressions While Pumping Pretty Much Sum Up How We All Feel About It

The photos in this stark series are an ode to modern-day new moms and the often bizarre realities they experience, including pumping and breastfeeding.

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.

15 Things You Didn't Know About Breastfeeding

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.

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