Breastfeeding

This Is What Happens When You Breastfeed Too Soon After A Spray Tan

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Parents

A breastfeeding mum has revealed how she accidentally ended up giving her baby the appearance of having 5’oclock shadow. Gemma Colley revealed h...

Trump: The Voice of Business on Breastfeeding and Work

Jessica Shortall | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Parents
Jessica Shortall

While many of his public statements run contrary to conventional political wisdom, Trump is accurately representing the voice of American business on this one. Many CEOs, managers, co-workers, and human resources professionals all over the country are following the same playbook when it comes to new mothers who need to pump breastmilk while on the job.

Primark Breastfeeding Row Mother Charged With Perverting The Course Of Justice

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

A mother, who claimed her nursing baby was torn from her breast by a Primark security guard, has been charged with an offence. Caroline Starmer, 2...

Woman Breastfeeds Her Baby Like A Regular Mum... Whilst Working In Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Parents

Argentinian politician Victoria Donda Perez, has been praised online after a photo emerged of her breastfeeding her eight-month-old daughter during a ...

I Am Not Defined by Feeding

Jo Eden | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Parents
Jo Eden

Am I the only mother that doesn't define herself by a feeding method? I'm not a breastfeeder, I'm not a bottle feeder. I'm a mum. I don't need to state my feeding method to be accepted or validated by society.

An Open Letter to Formula Feeders

Laura Powell-Corbett | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Parents
Laura Powell-Corbett

You decided you wanted to formula feed from birth because you were ready to get your body back? Great. Good for you and while you're at it get your other half involved in the night feeds because they no longer have the excuse that they aren't lactating.

Tamara Ecclestone's Brelfie Is Back

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Parents

Tamara Ecclestone has shared a second photo of herself breastfeeding 16-month-old daughter, following the commotion caused by her last brelfie. Bac...

Photo Series Shows Bottle Feeding Is Beautiful Too

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Parents

Breastfeeding photos capture a beautifully touching moment of a mother spending quality time with her baby. But although Nikke Whitman - a photogra...

10 Things I Love About Breastfeeding

Laura Powell-Corbett | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Parents
Laura Powell-Corbett

To the random mum on the street I've never met - I don't care about how you feed your baby all I care is that you do feed your baby. I don't care that you don't care how I feed mine, but let me assure you mine is fed (and fed and fed and fed but that's another story.)

Breast Milk Delivery Service Just Made Flexible Working For Mums Easier

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Parents

Some companies are pretty understanding when it comes to meeting the flexible working needs of being a new mum. But IBM has taken it one step furt...

Who Is Judging Who?

Reneé Davis | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Parents
Reneé Davis

Judgement. I've heard this word so much since becoming a mum, and have often felt that other women think I'm judging them. That they think I'm some kind of supermum who has it all sorted, and by default that means I look down at what they do.

Pro-Breastfeeding Site Just Shut Down Over Primark Nursing Row

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

• Primark says CCTV shows no evidence of alleged incident • Primark Facebook page inundated with abuse and accusations • 'Saddened' Free to ...

Breastfeeding Row Has Given Birth To 'Hate Campaign' Against Primark

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

• Primark says CCTV shows no evidence of alleged incident • Free to Feed demands to view footage and calls for witnesses • Primark Facebook ...

Primark Deny Allegations Nursing Mother's Child Was Snatched From Her Breast

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Breastfeeding Row Has Given Birth To 'Hate Campaign' Against Primark Primark has responded to allegations of an incident in which a woman s...

Primark Security Guard 'Physically Removed Baby From Nursing Mother'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Primark Deny Allegations Nursing Mother's Child Was Snatched From Her Breast Discount clothing store Primark is investigating allegations a...

Breastfeeding: A Wardrobe Dilemma! Here Are the Shopping Rules to Follow...

Faye Jacobs | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Parents
Faye Jacobs

So, you are out of your maternity clothes, and are now facing an entirely new wardrobe crisis. The breast feeding wardrobe... Something you didn't prepare for when you were pregnant, bet you thought you would just wear your old clothes didn't you!

Mum Who Was Told Breastfeeding In The Pool Was 'Unhygienic' Receives Apology

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Parents

A holiday park has issued an apology to a mother who was asked to stop breastfeeding her son in the swimming pool. Holly Mayes, 21, was in the poo...

My Experiences of Being a Failed Breastfeeder

Lisa Roberts | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Parents
Lisa Roberts

I want to share my experiences of breastfeeding to highlight some of the issues I faced and urge new mums not to feel guilty if they cannot breastfeed. Also, influencers to new mums should provide more practical advice at every stage and relieve as much guilt as possible!

Student 'Censored' By School After Her Breastfeeding Artwork Removed From Display During Ramadan

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student says she has been "censored" by her school after her breastfeeding artwork was not displayed in a communal space alongside other pupils' pai...

'Ultimate Breastfeeding Cafe' Set To Open In UK

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Parents

A young mum is appealing for funding to open a breastfeeding café named "The Milk Lounge" after being too embarrassed to feed her son in public. C...

Your Baby's First Month

Parentdish UK | Hilary Pereira | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Parents

Getty Congratulations! After nine months of hope and anxiety, spiced up with a liberal dose of hormones, your baby has finally arrived. Taki...

Keeping Abreast of the Feeding

Kate Shippey | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Parents
Kate Shippey

You see, it is a very different situation when baby arrives. It's generally not until you've had more than one child that you get a bit of confidence in you to voice what you want and what's going to be best for you and baby.

Breastfeeding: Advice For New Mums

Parentdish UK | Pip Jones | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Parents

It can be a bit of an eye opener when, after years of lacy bras and push up contraptions, you have a baby and suddenly realise – properly real...

MP Urges TOWIE Stars To Breastfeed To 'Encourage Working Class Mothers To Do The Same'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Parents

An MP has said soap actresses, celebrities and reality TV stars should feed their children "naturally" to get working-class mothers give up bottle fee...

Katie Hopkins Slammed For 'Hateful' Comments About Mums And Breastfeeding

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Parents

Katie Hopkins has slammed Tamara Ecclestone for her public breastfeeding photo that sparked a public debate, as well as the "Mammary Mafia" in general...