Breastfeeding

'Ultimate Breastfeeding Cafe' Set To Open In UK

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 02.07.2015 | 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...

Tamara Ecclestone Speaks Out About THAT Breastfeeding Photo

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Parents

Tamara Ecclestone has spoken out about inadvertanly sparking a breastfeeding in public debate, by sharing a brelfie while on holiday. Speaking to L...

In Facebook Jail Again - Over Female Nipples

Laura Dodsworth | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Dodsworth

Female breasts, depicted in a non-sexual way, by a female artist, are not allowed. In other words, if women's breasts and nipples are not in service to babies or men, or have not suffered cancer, if they simply exist on a woman's body, they must be covered.

National Breastfeeding Week - The Benefits of Breastfeeding for Both Mum and Baby

Caroline Hartwell | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Parents
Caroline Hartwell

Saturday 20 June marks the start of National Breastfeeding Week , a week-long campaign by Unicef which aims to create awareness of the health benefits of breastfeeding, increase public acceptance and promote support for breastfeeding mother's across the UK.

Man Publicly Shames Woman Breastfeeding, This Is Her Response

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Parents

A man who publicly shamed a woman breastfeedingby posting a photo on Facebook was probably not expecting the woman herself to see it... and then respo...

Woman Banned From Breastfeeding Her Baby... Because She Has A Tattoo

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Parents

A Judge has banned an Australian mother from breastfeeding her 11-month-old baby because she recently had a tattoo. Despite the woman testing nega...

Mum With Cancer Shares The Best Breastfeeding Selfie Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Parents

Move over Tamara Eccleson, this woman's breastfeeding selfie has gone viral for all the right reasons. Valerie Molstre from Minnesota shared a sel...

Tamara Ecclestone's Breastfeeding Photo Has Mixed Reaction

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Parents

Tamara Ecclestone has sparked an online debate about breastfeeding in public by sharing a photo of her feeding her one-year-old daughter in the water ...

Bore Off About Breastfeeding

Emily-Jane Clark | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Parents
Emily-Jane Clark

The media is obsessed with lactating females. If we are not reading about the latest superpower to be discovered in breast milk we are hearing about idiots objecting to mothers breastfeeding in public places.

Doutzen Kroes Wants To Highlight The 'Scandal' Surrounding Breasts With This Breastfeeding Photo

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Parents

Doutzen Kroes has made a stand for "normalising" public breastfeeding, by sharing an Instagram photo showing her feeding her 10-month-old daughter, My...

Breastfeeding Pressure: How Do Adoptive Mothers Feel?

Jules Furness | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Parents
Jules Furness

The breastfeeding debate last week was rife. Type in the hashtag #bressure and thousands of comments, articles and blog posts pop up. Hard core breast...

CrossFit Fans Are Using An Unusual Protein Supplement And It Comes From Humans

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman in Seattle has been propositioned by a man in a supermarket who asked if he could buy her breast milk to supplement his CrossFit workout regim...

Ten Signs I Am a Breastfeeder

Laura Powell-Corbett | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Parents
Laura Powell-Corbett

My nipples, well let's just say they won't live up to their pre-feeding glory days #ginormous. Neither will my boobs, apart from that one glorious day that mymilk came in when I had "Pammy" boobs.

New Benefits Of Breastfeeding Have Been Revealed

PA | By Jennifer Cockerell, Press Association Health Correspondent | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK

Babies who have been breastfed for at least six months have a lower risk of developing leukaemia, new research has found. Scientists found that the...

Mums' Reaction To 'Cover Up' Breastfeeding Sign Is Just Brilliant

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Parents

When a breastfeeding support group in America came across a sign saying they should "cover up" while feeding their babies, they reacted in the best wa...

Cafe Owner Responds To Complaint About A Mother Breastfeeding In The Best Way Possible

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Parents

When a man complained to a cafe owner about a woman breastfeeding nearby, she was having none of it. The “middle-aged gentleman” told the owner...

Mums Are Really Feeling The 'Bressure' To Breastfeed

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Parents

Mothers are feeling intense pressure to breastfeed and fear being judged if they bottled feed their babies, new research has revealed. To combat t...

Does Birth Really Belong to Men?

Lottie Daley | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Parents
Lottie Daley

In 2015, the environment available to majority of women is counterproductive for birth and not based on what we know is best for mums. It is this that I think we as a society, should be pursing as an essential change to offset the very real risk of losing the beauty of childbirth. Why is this so?

It's Not Only Nicole Trunfio Who Is #NormalisingBreastfeeding

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Parents

When Nicole Trunfio was pictured on Elle Australia's cover breastfeeding her newborn son, she said she wanted to normalise breastfeeding. And it ...

Will This Elle Australia Cover Help To #NormaliseBreastfeeding?

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Parents

Nicole Trunfio has brought breastfeeding to the forefront again after being shot feeding her newborn on the cover of Elle Australia for their subscrib...