Breastfeeding benefits have not been overstated

I’ve gotten a lot of questions and comments lately about the article that states Breastfeeding benefits have been drastically overstated. As always, it is important to examine the scientific evidence in making a decision for health reasons (I could also tell you many social and economic […]

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A little bit about honesty and lactivism, Wolf_Mommy Style

Don’t be afraid to say breastfeeding has been difficult.  It might inspire someone else having the same challenges.  Give people some credit, most will not just give up when the going gets tough, but they need a way to get going–be an […]

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Breastfeeding an Older Child is Not Wrong in Any Way

I wrote this as a response to this article. I feel that given the current misunderstandings about breastfeeding a child past the age of 1 year, it deserves a post of its own!  So here was my response: I think it is still […]

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16 Myths that Boobie Trap Women

Myths of Breastfeeding 1. Many women do not produce enough milk.  Not true! The vast majority of women produce more than enough milk. Indeed, an overabundance of milk is common. Most babies that gain too slowly, or lose weight, do so not because […]

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