How We Raise Girls To Be Confident Women
I usually look at my brave, confident 6-year-old girl and am filled with pride. But sometimes I can't help but feel fear. I wonder who will try to break her, who will tear her...
9 hours ago - Scary Mommy
WATCH: Woman becomes sister's surrogate
Erin Silverman carried a baby for her sister, Randi Fishman, who was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 28.
1 day ago - ABC News - 3 articles
Commentary: Why do we understand so little about breast-feeding?
File photo of a mother breast feeding her baby at Yummy Mummy, a boutique and gathering place for new moms, in New York, Sept. 27, 2012.
2 days ago - Topix
The Question: Does long-term freezing of breast milk affect its integrity? The Study: Freshly expressed breast milk was divided into five samples: frozen for 72 hours, or 1, 3...
2 days ago - Pediatrics for Parents
My Sister's Death Taught Me How To Advocate For My Own Health
My sister died because of a false negative breast cancer screening. She was 52. At 15, she started getting benign cysts in her breasts. These were indicators she was more...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy
Why I'm Not Planning on Breastfeeding This Baby Either
Wow. What a horrible mom. Or some variation on that theme. I'm sure that's what you're thinking. But hear me out. Hear me out from the place of a mother who adores her...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy
What causes pain under my left breast?
Learn about a number of digestive and heart-related causes of pain under the left breast. We also look at the treatment options available for each one.
4 days ago - Medical News Today
Maternal peanut consumption, early introduction protect against allergy
Infants of mothers who consume peanuts while breast-feeding and directly introduce their child to the food by 12 months of age are less likely to be sensitized to peanuts...
5 days ago - Healio
Transgender Woman Breast-Feeds Baby After Hospital Induces Lactation
The journal Transgender Health that they believe it was the first documented case of a successful experiment to induce breast-milk production in a transgender woman.
9 days ago - NY Times
Ultra-processed foods linked to increased cancer risk
Individuals who ate more “ultra-processed” foods showed a higher risk for cancer in a large prospective study of adults in France. The results, published today in the BMJ...
9 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Flu has killed 97 children but is finally slowing in US
Another 13 children died of flu last week, according to the CDC, but the number of people seeing doctors for flu symptoms fell for the second in the row, suggesting that we...
Chronic Kidney Disease Linked to Lower IQ Level in Children
The IQ level of children affected with Chronic Kidney Disease was less compared to the normal children. They also had problems with executive function, academic skills, visual...