Tag Archives: Breastfeeding

The WHO and Nestle

What you can do: Raise a Concern with Nestle Sign a Petition Join Friends of the WHO Code Facebook Page News Release November 16, 2012 Outrage sparks Twitter battle between UN health watchdogs WHO, PAHO Moms, front line breastfeeding workers … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding is Bipartisan

The US Breastfeeding Committee is conducting a campaign to get the candidates talking about the benefits of breastfeeding for families, the community and more.  They have it neatly arranged and easily managed so that all you have to do is … Continue reading

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Report Nursing in Public Incidents

Best for Babes has a hotline now open to report incidents about harassment of moms nursing in public: 855-NIP-FREE (1-855-647-3733)

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Disappointed in Mixed Messages

There is a new marketing campaign for safer car seat use in the US. I’m so glad that we have this type of information going out to parents, because it’s honestly a huge problem. (About 80% of parents misuse their … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Blog Carnival

If you’re interested in joining a breastfeeding blog carnival for World Breastfeeding Week, please see this call for entries!

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Choice as a Red Herring

Peggy O’Mara from Mothering posted a really interesting article with the above title.  Your thoughts? Choice as a Red Herring

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Measuring Breastfeeding as an Outcome

Yesterday I talked about a recent review on labor pain and how to effectively deal with it.  Buried within the article is a small snippet that talks about problems that the authors had with quantifying negative outcomes – basically because … Continue reading

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These Could Be Breastfeeding Ads

Every year my family sits down to decide what our giving priorities will be for the upcoming twelve months.  We pick a variety of projects after looking through many.  So in the process of reading about various water projects, I … Continue reading

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Latch On America – Cities Announced

Milk for Thought’s Latch on America Bus Tour has announced the cities for it’s first leg of the tour this week.  I was excited to see that there are a couple within driving distance from me.  Will you be going … Continue reading

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Where’s the lactation room?

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