A study of 3,500 infants has found that babies who are breastfed are more intelligent and wealthy - and that the increased IQ continues into adulthood.
I felt awful for the mother of the baby I had fed, as I could imagine how she must be feeling about it
For many it is the intimacy of breastfeeding that makes the idea of 'cross nursing' seem so confronting.
Fathers can be half of the problem when it comes to continued breastfeeding - but they can also be half of the solution.
I love to take pictures of my children. I share them with family and friends on Facebook and Instagram. In some of the pictures, my younger son is nursing.
Breastfeeding mothers are hitting back at airlines who make them feel like they have to cover up during flights.
Breast milk is often described as liquid gold, but should health fanatics really be drinking it?
Woman was uncomfortable breastfeeding at work with only a screen for privacy, ERA told.
'If you keep breastfeeding your body will spring back in no time,' said the midwife.
It is important to understand the difficulties that may be experienced with breastfeeding, how to overcome them, where to get help when you need it, and if necessary, who you can talk to about alternatives to breastfeeding.
Just like learning a new dance, you and your tiny partner can take a little while to get 'in step' together.
As much as I still believe in the importance and benefits of breastfeeding I also believe in the value of a happy mum. And if that mum is in tears every day due to pain and stress, how can that be what’s best for her or her child?
Breastfeeding is known to help ward off infections among infants, but a new study suggests that protection may be much longer lasting
The mothers in my Baby & Me Yoga Fit, class looked down from their tree poses, surprised as I poured some instant formula into a bottle.
The "breast is best" mantra can have unintended consequences. For some, it provokes guilt, shame and feelings of failure.
I didn't set out to be a marathon breastfeeder. In fact, when I first found out I was pregnant, I was ambivalent about breastfeeding