Breastfeeding

Vaginal Seeding May Be Risky For Newborns, Warn Doctors

Vaginal Seeding May Be Risky For Newborns, Warn Doctors

The leading group of obstetricians and gynecologists has spoken out to warn expectant mothers against vaginal seeding. The practice, which is also known as microbirthing, involves taking a swab from the mother’s vagina and wiping…


Breastfeeding Has Benefits For Both Mom And Baby

Breastfeeding Has Benefits For Both Mom And Baby

There are many benefits for a baby to be breastfed and according to a new study reveals it is actually a health benefit for the mom too. Breast milk gives babies a starter population of bacteria…


Don't Give Fruit Juice To Children Under Age One

Don’t Give Fruit Juice To Children Under Age One

Fruit juice offers no nutritional benefit to children under age 1 and should not be included in their diet, according to a new policy statement issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Human milk and…