Aug 1, 2014 — Access to lactation specialists is slowly improving in the U.S., according to a CDC survey. And that can help many women who want to breast-feed stick with it longer, health officials say.
May 26, 2014 — Breast-feeding rates in Mexico are among the lowest in Latin America. But a campaign to encourage the practice featured topless actresses, drawing sharp criticism from some women's groups.
Jul 31, 2013 — Mothers are breast-feeding longer, according to a new federal report. But many moms don't get help learning how to breast-feed, and hospitals sabotage their efforts by giving healthy babies formula and giving parents free formula samples.
May 12, 2012 — The Time magazine cover of a mother breastfeeding her 3-year-old unleashed a deluge of opinions. What is it about the image that makes people squirm, the child's age or just breastfeeding at all?
Mar 9, 2011 — Nearly two weeks after seizing two samples for testing, a British council has given the okay to the sale of ice cream made from mothers' breast milk.
Feb 25, 2011 — Anyone pining for some ice cream in London now has an unusual option to consider: ice cream made from mothers' breast milk. The Icecreamists shop has made headlines for using milk from as many as 15 women to make its new "Baby Gaga" flavor.
May 5, 2009 — Save the eye roll, please. I am sure there are people for whom this conversation means nothing or is distatesful but, you know what? If you were born (and if you're reading this, I know you have been), then your mother had to make a decision about...