An infographic on your rights as a breastfeeding mother.
If my mother had given birth without drugs and found it a positive experience—one she liked to share with us—why couldn’t I?
A baby’s willingness and ability to breastfeed may be affected by what happens during the birth.
A snippet from The Importance of Dads and Grandmas
Watch Kathleen Kendall-Tackett's video about how breastfeeding protects a mother's mental health.
Are women receiving respectful care during labor? And why this matters.
A common technique for calming babies, the research on the safety of swaddling babies is contradictory and the practice should only be used with caution.
Another look at nighttime breastfeeding and postpartum depression.
Controversy over sleep behavior in public health campaigns. How can we improve sleep safety and lower infant mortality rates without compromising breastfeeding?
What causes Compassion Fatigue? What are the likely results and what do the trauma experts recommend?
Depression in new mothers before and after giving birth. What does the research tell us?
The sobering statistics of birth trauma, the impact on breastfeeding and ways to help mothers.
Celebrating successes and overcoming barriers to racial disparity. Considerations for IBCLCs.