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What is the long medicinal history of cannabis in pregnancy and breastfeeding? What does the science say? Laurel Wilson, a 20 year veteran childbirth educator and lactation consultant, says the real "risk" is not supporting breastfeeding for informed mothers who choose natural medicines. Laurel Wilson, IBCLC, CLE, CCCE, CLD, the…
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The AAPs updated recommendations for safe infant sleep better emphasize the importance of infant proximity to a parent at night, both for safety and for breastfeeding success. This represents progress towards better outcomes for babies. Attachment Parenting International, API, which has advocated for ensuring safe child sleep, both physically and…
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A new article published in Clinical Lactation addresses potential negative outcomes of epidurals and other birth interventions. Birth Interventions Related to Lower Rates of Exclusive Breastfeeding and Increased Risk of Postpartum Depression in a Large Sample, was written by Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA, Zhen Cong, PhD, and Thomas W.…
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About the Breast Episode Ever Video The Brain Scoop is based out of The Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois and is devoted to exploring the behind-the-scenes work of natural history museums and celebrating the diversity of this amazing world.  In the Breast Video Ever, Brain Scoop discusses the biological and evolutionary…
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