breast-feeding


Non-married mums are less likely to breastfeed

Nicole M. King | 26 August 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast-feeding, motherhood


Breastfeeding saves lives

Nicole M. King | 31 March 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast cancer awareness, breast-feeding, motherhood


Breastfeeding reaps cardiac benefits for mums

Nicole M. King | 12 August 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast-feeding, health, mothers
Breastfeeding is beneficial for mums as well as their babies.


Breastfeeding and feminist frustration

Nicole M. King | 01 July 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast-feeding, work-life balance
Breast-feeding shouldn't be criticised for keeping women from "full participation in public life", as feminist academics contend.


Breastfed babies achieve higher social status

Nicole M. King | 28 June 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast-feeding
We have long known that breastfeeding carries health benefits for both mother and baby, but a new study reveals that it may also increase a child’s chance of moving up the social ladder.


Attachment parenting? My eye! This is exploitation

Carolyn Moynihan | 14 May 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: attachment parenting, breast-feeding
I suppose it is hard to get a new angle on an anniversary as hallowed as Mother’s Day, but does that excuse Time magazine for putting what amounts to porn on its cover?


The “Breast Milk Baby” doll controversy

Mariette Ulrich | 21 July 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: breast-feeding, sexualisation of children
I'm a bit divided on the concept of this toy: the bra part seems a little creepy to me, but otherwise I see no harm.


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