Canada Breastfeeding

Mom Wants Daycare Worker Charged For Breastfeeding Her Son

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.09.2017 | Canada Parents

Shortly after the incident the child was rushed to the hospital.

Secure Attachment As The Ultimate Preventative Health Strategy

Dr. Brenna Velker | Posted 01.24.2017 | Canada
Dr. Brenna Velker

In family medicine we have a responsibility, a unique and critical role in helping shape the next generation. We are facing a crisis in primary care, and in medicine, especially in Ontario. Our system is not sustainable, wait times are increasing, patients are sicker but trust their doctors less, physicians are unhappy, burned out, and disenfranchised.

Tess Holliday Hits Back At Breastfeeding Critics At Women's March

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.23.2017 | Canada Style

The model breastfeed her seven-month-old son during the march in L.A.

The Real Reason Boobs Shrink After Breastfeeding

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 01.20.2017 | Canada Parents

The answer will surprise you.

Moms Take Breastfeeding To A Whole New Level With These Tattoos

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 01.19.2017 | Canada Parents


B.C. Widower Shares Powerful Message To New Moms With Depression

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada British Columbia

He also urged that there be less pressure on moms to breastfeed.

The Pope Is All For Breastfeeding In Sacred Places

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Parents

The 80-year-old once again encouraged mothers to nurse during his service.

Advice From A Nurse: How To Cope When Your Baby's In The NICU

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Parents
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Your pregnancy is ticking along, but all of a sudden you find yourself delivering your baby (or babies) early. Having a premature or sick baby in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, or NICU, makes for an uncertain time as you and your family face a range of emotions. As an NICU nurse, my role is both holistic and family-centred, ensuring best outcomes for your baby while establishing a trusting partnership with parents and families.

Toronto Mom Said She Was Forced To Breastfeed In Golf Club's Basement

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada Parents

Alexandra Shimo said she was made to feel like she was doing something shameful.

Super Mom Pumps Breast Milk In Middle Of Half-Marathon

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 09.17.2016 | Canada Parents

No big deal.

This Brilliant Tattoo Is Empowering Breastfeeding Mamas

The Huffington Post Canada | Kayla Greaves | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Parents

"Something special to celebrate overcoming struggles with breastfeeding."

Moms Keep It Real With These Breastfeeding Problems

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.08.2016 | Canada Parents

Teeth become your worst nightmare.

Justin Trudeau Shares Intimate Photo Of Sophie For Breastfeeding Week

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 08.08.2016 | Canada Parents

"Happy World Breastfeeding Week!"

Brelfies Show Us Stunning Beauty Of Feeding Our Children

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada Parents

Breastfeeding is beautiful.

Skin-To-Skin Contact Can Save A Newborn's Life

Rachel Schrader | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Parents
Rachel Schrader

For me and Ellie, who was born at term, kangaroo mother care worked to calm us both down and kick-start our breastfeeding journey. But for moms who don't have access to a hospital, it can take the place of a life-saving incubator. Kangaroo mother care can literally be the difference between life and death for a baby.

Dad Reveals Absurdity Of Asking Breastfeeding Moms To Cover Up

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.11.2016 | Canada Parents

"For people to be ignorant enough to harass a mother trying to have a normal life while breastfeeding a child just infuriates us."

These Are The Signs That It's Time To Stop Breastfeeding

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 06.17.2016 | Canada Parents

Parenting expert Alyson Schafer talks extended breastfeeding.

Yes, I'm A Gay Man Who Breastfeeds. So What?

Trevor MacDonald | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada Parents
Trevor MacDonald

From the baby's perspective, breastfeeding is breastfeeding. When my son was born, he didn't care that he had a transgender dad, but he sure wanted to nurse! He knew what he needed then, and he still does.

Healthy Ways To Get Your Pre-Pregnancy Bod Back

Dr. Jennifer Pearlman | Posted 05.02.2016 | Canada Parents
Dr. Jennifer Pearlman

Excessive weight loss worries and an overly restrictive diet can cause heath problems for both you and your baby, interfere with maternal-infant bonding and disrupt the supply of breast milk. So, forget the crash diet and consider instead these 10 doctor- and mom-approved tips to getting your body back after baby.

Mom Schools Hater On Why Breast Isn't Always Best

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Parents

This mom isn't holding back.

Working Mom Forced To Trash 15 Litres Of Breast Milk At Airport

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 04.25.2016 | Canada Parents

"You made me dump out nearly two weeks worth of food for my son."

Are Breastfeeding Moms Extraordinary Or Exhibitionists?

Tracy Gillett | Posted 04.20.2016 | Canada Parents
Tracy Gillett

Cracked nipples. Engorged breasts. Improper latches. Mastitis. Bites. Nursing on demand every two hours. Loss of independence. And now, judgmental stares and nasty comments. For most mothers, disapproval, from strangers is the least of our worries. We've given birth. We're enduring a level of sleep deprivation most would consider a form of torture. We're tough. We can handle it. But, why should we?

Does It Make Sense Or Is It Oxymoronic?

Lisa Borden | Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living
Lisa Borden

As much as I would love to spend a night in a yurt and eat off my own organic farm (preferably in a tropical location), I'm hardly an eco-hero, most of us aren't, even if we are making better choices and dedicating our time, work and efforts to caring and doing. BUT, there is a big difference between not being perfect, and being downright untruthful.

Judge Tells Breastfeeding Mom To Cover Up Or Get Out

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Parents

"I wanted to declare that I had the right to do that there, but I was terrified."

Photo Of Breastfeeding Mom In Uniform Is Empowering Women

The Huffington Post Canada | Bria John | Posted 04.12.2016 | Canada Parents

"This portrait was made to show the power of a working mother, for all mothers, that might be in the firefighting career field."