All Things Breastfeeding Episode 27: Nursing Older Babies

BFpodart3This week on the podcast we talk about the “taboo” subject of nursing older babies. Despite recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the World Health Organization, mothers are still having to defend their choice to nurse older babies. We chat about why nursing older babies is normal and the benefits that nursing past infancy provide.

 

Shownotes:

World Health Organization breastfeeding recommendations

American Academy of Pediatrics breastfeeding recommendations

Pink backlash on instagram post

Barbara Blog Trusting Your Gut

Kellymom information on weaning

 

In The News:

2016 Breastfeeding Report Card

 

Thank you for listening today! If you are enjoying the podcast, please rate and review on iTunes. Also, if you are interested in sharing your breastfeeding story, please email Barbara at barbara@bfcaa.com

 

~Happy Breastfeeding!

 

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