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Breastfeeding: What does the Research say?

Wow!  Who knew that feeding a baby could be so controversial! I want to make sure it is clear that it is my job to help mothers feed their babies in the manner of their choosing.  I get calls all ...

What Formula Feeding is Costing US

Lately, there has been quite a bit of reporting in the news about artificial baby milk (formula) feeding.  The costs of our mothers choosing to feed their babies formula is tremendous.  According ...

What One Doctor Says About Breastfeeding Training in the United States

So, why are mothers and babies having such a hard time with breastfeeding?  I just received a link to this blog which I thought was very interesting.  In the blog, this doctor admits she really ...

Breastfeeding Rates in the US

What has gone so wrong with breastfeeding in our country?  The United States lags behind most nations around the world in our breastfeeding initiation rates.  However, more importantly perhaps, is ...

Hello world!

My blog…What to say?  First of all, a disclaimer.  This blog is not to be used in place of medical advice from your health care practitioner.  I will try and be clear about what is my ...

Why do I have a job?

One of the things I think about a lot is why do I have a job?  If breastfeeding is so natural, why do people need me to help them get started with breastfeeding or continue when their babies are ...