Top Latching Tips - HappyFamily

Top Latching Tips – HappyFamily

Perfecting the Basic Step of the Breastfeeding “Dance”: The Latch Dr. Jimi Francis, IBCLC, RDN, LD, RLC If this is your first time breastfeeding, don’t expect that you will automatically know how to breastfeed your baby. Breastfeeding is a learned behavior that takes practice. Breastfeeding is like dancing: a beautiful interaction between two people. However,… Continue reading Top Latching Tips – HappyFamily

Use of Personal Care Products During Pregnancy Linked to Adverse Effects in Newborns

Use of Personal Care Products During Pregnancy Linked to Adverse Effects in Newborns

A study led by SUNY Downstate Medical Center's School of Public Health presents evidence linking personal care products used during pregnancy to adverse reproductive effects in newborns. "The study found a link between women with higher levels of butyl paraben, which is commonly used as a preservative in cosmetics, and the following birth outcomes: shorter… Continue reading Use of Personal Care Products During Pregnancy Linked to Adverse Effects in Newborns