Mom Accused Of Killing Baby With Drug-Laced Breast MilkProsecutors say a Pennsylvania mother killed her 11-week-old son with a lethal mix of drugs in her breast milk.
Miami Mother Helps Open Fla's First Breast Milk DepotBreastfeeding advocates have long touted the benefits of a mother's milk. It provides antibodies that formula doesn't and can even ward off illnesses down the road. But, producing or passing that milk onto a baby is not possible for all mothers. Now there’s a solution in Miami. It is Florida’s first nonprofit milk depot.
Breastfeeding & Brain DevelopmentNew mothers may have another reason to breastfeed. A study in the journal Pediatrics finds a connection between breastfed babies and higher mental development.
Gov't. Hopes To Empower Women To BreastfeedBringing home a newborn is a joyous, but challenging time in a parent’s life. Everything is new and could be a bit overwhelming, but when it comes to providing them with the very best, that should be easy. The very best could come from mom herself.