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Breastfeeding vs bottle feeding by Angeline Patient Expert Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 10:37am Breastfeeding vs bottle feeding Baby , Breastfeeding , Health , My Articles Give your child the best. Although most parents know that breast feeding is the best choice, but the perceived inconvenience, previous attempts failure and lack of knowledge on the actual advantages that breastmilk have caused many newborns t ... Read on »
Common treatments for pain during breast feeding. by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted Mon 07 Jan 2013 12:00am There are many advantages to breast feeding over bottle feeding. However, as a nurse, I often see moms choosing to wean their babies off the breast and onto the bottle earlier than desired, due to breast pain and tenderness. In fact, up to 90% of mothers find themselves suffering from pain during breast feeding. The causes of ni ... Read on »
The Importance of Breast Feeding on Dental-Facial Development & Health by The Verigin Dental Health Team Doctor of Dentistry Posted Fri 23 Aug 2013 10:29am Lately, so much of the talk about breastfeeding these days seems to center on the mother’s right to breastfeed in certain public spaces – as with this recently viral video . But as important as those conversations are, we shouldn’t lose sight of another critical factor: the best interests of the child. For the benefits of breastfeeding go f ... Read on »
Breastfeeding or Pumping and Bottle-Feeding Breastmilk? What's the difference? by Katie Martinez Posted Tue 15 Sep 2009 4:46pm There is a HUGE difference, although it is not obvious at first. When a baby breastfeeds, he has to cup his tongue under the breast and pull it into his mouth. He makes a "teat", and pulls the nipple all the way back to the junction of the hard and soft palate. To breastfeed he effectively "milks" the breast, and his tongue makes a trough and pulls ... Read on »
Breastfeeding Versus Bottle Feeding – Why All The Hate? by Tela .. Patient Expert Posted Thu 26 Aug 2010 10:01am One of the greenest things we can do as new mothers is breastfeed our infant. After all, it seems everyone agrees that breast milk is best and of course it requires no possibly BPA-laden bottles (unless you need to pump of course) and no manufacturing facility. I am a big supporter of breastfeeding for the first year when possible. From a ... Read on »
Too Lazy To Bottle Feed, Too Tired To Breastfeed-Nursing At Night by Becka S Healthy Living Professional Posted Sun 11 Jan 2009 4:19pm The hardest part about having a baby, kids for that matter, is having to wake up at night. Yes as they get older, it gets easier and you won’t be waking up as much. What about now? Nights are tough for me. I am lucky (knock on wood) that my son only wakes up about twice a night but it’s still hard. What can you do to make it easier? ... Read on »
Does Bottle-Feeding Cause Postpartum Depression? by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Aug 2009 11:23pm The breast versus bottle fight has taken a turn, now that an evolutionary scientist has gotten involved. Most of the debate thus far has focused on the physical benefits of breastfeeding, both to mama and baby. But what if evolution designed us so that breastfeeding is emotionally, psychologically preferable to formula-feeding? Intriguing ... Read on »
University at Albany - SUNY - Study: Bottle Feeding Mimics Child Loss by Jodi K. Posted Sat 15 Aug 2009 12:00am   Read the complete document Mothers who do not breastfeed risk postnatal depression Contact(s):  Catherine Herman (518) 956-8150   ALBANY, N.Y. (August 14, 2009) -- Mothers who bottle feed their infants in lieu of breastfeeding put themselves at risk of developing postpartum depression, according ... Read on »
Bottle feeding teeth debate by Natalie K. Posted Mon 07 Feb 2011 12:00am I had the happy experience to be on the Morning Show with Larry Edmur and Kylie Gillies on Monday morning. The hot topic of bottle feeding babies was on the lips of many parents this week, after a study conducted by Westmed hospital in Sydney found that leaving bottles in a baby’s mouth for long periods of time can lead to significan ... Read on »
Bottle Feeding by suzette Patient Expert Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 5:02pm As mentioned in a previous post , to be successful in breastfeeding, baby should be bottle-free, at least for the first month after birth. As mentioned, baby is the best ‘breastpump’ with the most efficient suckles in the world. All breastpumps sold in the market try to mimic the baby’s suckling motions, but none of them is 100% as effec ... Read on »