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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Lactation Power Bites

Increasing your Breast Milk Supply Naturally

The number one breastfeeding concern I hear from new mothers is “how do I increase my supply?” Simply put most mommas make the perfect amount of milk for their baby.
Lying-in feature

The Post-Partum Practice of Lying-in

Lying-in is an age-old childbirth practice where it is expected that a new mother stay in bed after giving birth, while the other women...
6 Tips to Help a New Mom

6 Ways to Help a New Mom

Before you show up to the doorstep of your friend that's just given birth, here are a few tips that will make the visit enjoyable...
Momma Love Postpartum Services

Momma Love Postpartum Services

When a birth doula told me about a training program by DONA (Doulas of North America) International to become a postpartum doula, I knew that I’d found my calling. Momma Love Postpartum Services was birthed.
natural medicine for kids

Stock Your Medicine Cabinet for your Child…Naturally

If you’re anything like me, you’re always on the lookout for natural remedies to knock out the kids’ minor ailments, from sore throats to...
Baby Café

Baby Café to Promote Breastfeeding

Three Princeton physicians, Drs. Jessanna Cooper, Elizabeth Sahlie and Marqesha Jarmon, have recently collaborated to start Birmingham's first chapter of the Baby Café, a...

Babywearing 411

Spring is here which means many of us are out and about enjoying the great outdoors. For parents of infants and toddlers this often...

La Leche League supports breastfeeding women

When Vicki Gonzalez of St. Clair County gave birth to her sons Aidan, 3, and Anson, 1, she needed a little help with breastfeeding....

Kangaroo Mother Care

Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) for new moms and babies, is a universally available and biologically sound method of care for all newborns, but in...