World Breastfeeding Week

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#WBW2014: Early First Breastfeed Makes All The Difference.

This week is World Breastfeeding Week – a celebration, as well as an opportunity to continue to push forward the protecting, promoting and supporting of breastfeeding. The health benefits of exclusive breastfeeding for mother and baby are well documented, not to mention the convenience and cost advantages.

A Midwife’s Point of View: Breastfeeding

The contractions have ended and the only sound is the cry of the newborn little baby lying on her mother’s belly. The room becomes calm and relaxed as the family exhales and begins to recover. After a few minutes the little baby starts searching for

Mothers on Breastfeeding

For World Breastfeeding Week, we have asked mothers to submit photos of themselves breastfeeding and to share their reason for breastfeeding. We want to raise the voices of these mothers and share their pictures to reduce the stigma around breastfeeding in public spaces. We at

Evymama: Toronto's Only Breastfeeding Boutique

“Toronto’s Only Breastfeeding Boutiques.” Those are the words written on the window of Evymama, a Toronto-based maternity and nursing boutique. Founded six years ago by Sarah Lemay, Evymama is a space for mothers and expecting mothers to find the right products for their needs, ask

Join us in Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week!

August 1st marks the beginning of World Breastfeeding Week, observed around the world to bring attention to the importance of breastfeeding for a child’s life, health and well-being. This year’s theme is “Breastfeeding Support: Close to Mothers,” a theme which emphasizes the importance of kangaroo

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