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Lactation: Mother’s Milk by findingeve Patient Expert Posted Sat 13 Jun 2009 12:12am So, since we talked about conventional cow milk a couple of days ago as well as soy and organic milks, I thought we should spare a thought for human-produced milk.  I have no firsthand experience with human lactation, so please feel free to jump in with your two cents!  Many new mothers will tell you, though, that they did not realize how dif ... Read on »
Contaminants in Human Milk: Weighing the Risks against the Benefits of Breastfeeding by Environmental Health Posted Tue 30 Sep 2008 9:00pm Contaminants in Human Milk: Weighing the Risks against the Benefits of Breastfeeding Formal Correction: This article has been formally corrected to address the following errors. Jump to ... Read on »
Breastfeed and Say Bye Bye to Baby Weight: Does Breastfeeding Really Speed Weight Loss? by Dr. Polly Doctor of Philosophy Posted Fri 13 Nov 2009 10:01pm Yet another benefit of breastfeeding - losing those pregnancy pounds.  Maybe you remember last year's study of 36,000 Danish moms.  Those who breastfed lost the most post-baby weight, those who did it the longest, the more weight loss.  Sounds right.  It takes a lot of calories to make that nutrient-rich milk.  Around 500 calori ... Read on »
TX Judge:"firing someone because of lactation or breast-pumping is not sex discrimination." #parents #kids #moms #prolife by Patty .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 08 Feb 2012 1:30pm Is this judge out of his mind? First we have the HHS administration,under President Obama, who thinks pregnancy is a disease and wants all employers, including religious institutions to offer contraception,sterilization and abortifacients, ie: morning after pills, in insurance policies to women who conceive and no ... Read on »
Cross-Nursing is Not Healthy by Debra .. Registered Dietician Posted Thu 19 Feb 2009 6:28pm Many bloggers and breastfeeding fans have been praising Salma Hayek for breastfeeding a hungry boy in Sierra Leone during a recent humanitarian trip. However, I am appalled that she would even think this a good idea. While I think it’s great to get some good publicity about breastfeeding, I have a few major concerns: First of all ... Read on »
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Dating Creepiness by Ninjamedic Patient Expert Posted Fri 08 May 2009 11:39pm I think I'm addicted to Craigslist dating ads. I'm not on the market to date, but I still like to go and look to see what's going down...mainly to remind myself just how lucky I am to be in a stable, loving relationship. For example, I could be faced with the prospect of this guy as a potential date: LACTATING WOMAN ARE SO SEXY I GUESS I ... Read on »
A Measure for Mothers: Model Predicts Lactational Transfer of PCB-153 by Environmental Health Posted Sun 30 Nov 2008 9:00pm A Measure for Mothers: Model Predicts Lactational Transfer of PCB-153 Formal Correction: This article has been formally corrected to address the following errors. Jump to ... Read on »
HUG Your Baby Meets Lactation Colleagues in Denmark by HUG Your Baby Patient Expert Posted Thu 01 May 2014 12:00am Cruising the streets of Copenhagen This month I attended the annual conference of ELACTA (European Lactation Consultants Alliance) in Copenhagen. I was delighted to see again my friends, Barb Glare (IBCLC, CEO of "Breastfeeding Conferences," and HUG's "agent" in Australia) and Min-Sung Kwon (a nurse from the Repub ... Read on »
The "Slow Metabolism" Thing: Not a Useful Construct by Dr. Barbara Berkeley Medical Doctor Posted Wed 08 Aug 2012 9:39am by Barbara Berkeley, MD Nothing better illustrates our poor understanding of weight balance and obesity than our continued belief that something is wrong with our "metabolism".    Most people who present to doctors for weight loss insist that their metabolism is "slow".   After all, this is what a parade of magazine articles and books say ... Read on »