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Is Breast Always Best? Features

Ellen Kamman, Johannesburg, South Africa Photo: Kristen Watts by Jade Beall Photography   When facing difficult decisions is breast always best? Human milk is the natural food for babies, uniquely meeting their changing needs. There is plenty of evidence showing that babies who receive human milk have better short term and long term health outcomes than babies who receive alternative infant foods. At La Leche...

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Breastfeeding through Critical Illness and Recovery Mothers' Stories

Natalie Ainge, Saltaire, Bradford, UK Photo: Natalie & Bruce   My baby boy, the biggest of my three children, was born peacefully at home in water, only 19 months after I’d had a traumatic cesarean. His birth was everything I had dreamed of and our whole family was on a high. I breastfed our first two children and planned to breastfeed him too. With our...

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