national breastfeeding month

Did One of My Kids Get an Unfair Advantage with Breastfeeding?

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When my first child was born (after a grueling 36 hour labor) – he and I were an exhausted, overwhelmed, high strung, nervous mess. I had every intention of breastfeeding, but I had no idea how hard it would be. I latched him on over and over and as he fought me, we’d both just... read more

Tata Tuesdays: Live Chat with a Lactation Consultant Every Tuesday in August

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In honor of National Breastfeeding Month, every Tuesday in August is a Tata Tuesday! On August 7, 14, 21 and 28, a lactation consultant will be answering all of your breastfeeding questions from 1-3 p.m. EST on our Breastfeeding message board. To participate in the chat, visit the Breastfeeding board... read more