Useful breastfeeding resources that have come out recently…
Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition has a new iPhone breastfeeding app. It’s no longer free (costs $1.99 US now; all proceeds go to the Coalition), but some great calculators have been added. It’s worth the cost, IMO. Good job! Breastfeeding Management 2 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store
Great article! In your family, how does Dad make it easier for you to breastfeed? A guy’s guide to breastfeeding If you’re a breast man, pregnancy is better than Christmas. But this growth spurt isn’t solely for your viewing pleasure. Those mammaries are about to be put to work. Back when breastfeeding was on the […]
Opinion: Pediatricians Need to Get With the Breastfeeding Program Given my own experience, I naturally assumed that every pediatrician was trained to help babies and mothers succeed at nursing — guiding them through the difficulties and answering questions. But many aren’t, and as we learned this week, the cost in health and dollars is significant.
Mind-Body Connection: Deconstructing Gerber: Why Industry Should Not be Giving Health Advice mind-bodyconnection.blogspot.com Imagine my surprise when I actually received the link to the article and found a slide-show imbedded right in the middle. It was entitled “Breastfeeding Hints and Hurdles.” I thought “what a good idea. I’ll take a look.” What I found was […]