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‘This whole notion of someone else making them feel guilty is a nonsense’

‘This whole notion of someone else making them feel guilty is a nonsense’ {0}

Guilt-Free Bottle-Feeding got a great write-up in yesterday’s Fairfax newspapers, under the title, “Navigating guilt in the milky way.” Mum Kate van Ingen spoke about the six weeks of ‘hell’ she spent trying to breastfeed her now two year old, and how isolated she felt as she turned to formula.  Dr Nicole Highet of COPE,(…)

Why you shouldn’t freak out about the new breastfeeding studies from Pediatrics

Why you shouldn’t freak out about the new breastfeeding studies from Pediatrics {0}

A bunch of studies published in the journal Pediatrics have been getting a lot of attention this past week.  So they should:  they are well-designed and conducted pieces of research into the effect of early nutrition (so, what babies eat before they are one) on children at aged six. Unfortunately, as so often happens when breastfeeding is(…)