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Live, Love, Latch! is a National Breastfeeding Month celebration presented by La Leche League USA and hosted by LLL Groups throughout the country. National Breastfeeding Month is August 1-31.
I read this article by Diana Cassar-Uhl a while back and there was one paragraph that really stuck with me:
Naked snow angels is an image that's hard to forget. :D And no wonder I'm vitamin D...
Breastfeeding Today, Issue 24, July 2014
• The Mother Blessing Ceremony: A Celebration of a Woman's Transition into Motherhood
• Ten ideas and important things to consider when...
I'm so sorry, this got stuck in the moderation queue and I didn't see it until today. :huh
How are you feeling now?
New Beginnings, 2014 Issue 2, June 2014
• Mothering Through Breastfeeding: The Early Years
• Loving That Baby Smell
Bumping! (Sorry, it got stuck in the moderation queue. :huh)
I'm sorry we missed this before!
I see your post is from a couple weeks ago... Is your baby still pulling back while latched on?
At about the same age, my son used to pull back while holding...
We seem to have missed this one... I'm so sorry!
How are things going now? Are you still noticing the lumps?
There's an article that was posted recently on Science Daily about how much vitamin D a breastfeeding mother needs in order for some of it to be passed to her baby through her milk.
The drooling and chewing can start pretty early, even if the teeth don't come through for months. I'm not sure there are a lot of resources about it -- the advice all pretty much comes down to "give...
In Medications and Mothers' Milk, Dr. Hale gives domperidone a lactation safety rating of L1 (safest). He says
It helps me to translate micrograms to milligrams :) -- so that's 0.0026 mg per...
There's a thread on bee pollen on the InfantRisk Forums with a response from Dr. Hale. Basically, he says that it's probably not a major risk factor when taken by the mother, but he still doesn't...
You know, I've heard that menthol can suppress milk supply, but when I try to find any actual sources or data for it, I can't find anything. :eyebrow
So I don't know if cough drops can affect milk...
I posted the EMA position because it's the newest information that has come out about domperidone, but LLLI's position on all galactagogues, including domperidone, is basically to defer to the...
Please don't post online pharmacy links.
Breastfeeding Today, Issue 23, May 2014
• Why Babies Tears Make Us Cry, and Why They Matter
• Bottlefeeding a Breastfed Baby
• When Two Women Share Parenting
• Soothing My...
The IV form of domperidone was taken off the market in 1986. The studies that are referenced by the EMA are for oral doses of domperidone.
My main reason for wanting to see this information...
On April 25, 2014, the European Medicines Agency completed a safety review of the drug domperidone and recommended new restrictions on its use.
Some of the main points that may be relevant to...
Please be cautious about buying domperidone without a prescription. The European Medicines Agency recently recommended new restrictions on the sale of domperidone because of more reports of cardiac...
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