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Forget bouncing back, balance is the healthiest way to manage weight post-pregnancy - The Conversation AU

Tue, 2018-10-30 14:03

The Conversation AU

Forget bouncing back, balance is the healthiest way to manage weight post-pregnancy
The Conversation AU
... during pregnancy nor immediately following birth. Trying to lose weight too fast can mean your food choices are less likely to provide a good balance of nutrients, which are needed while your body gets back to a non-pregnant state and for ...

When Should A Baby Stop Breastfeeding? Here's What Experts Recommend - Romper

Tue, 2018-10-30 12:03

When Should A Baby Stop Breastfeeding? Here's What Experts Recommend
Romper
For many new moms, deciding to breastfeed is the easy part. The rest of it, however, is much more challenging. As any parent can tell you, even the best laid plans don't always work out in a reality filled with barriers to breastfeeding. That doesn't ...

Shalom's story: One woman's search for asylum - The Presbyterian Outlook

Tue, 2018-10-30 05:27

The Presbyterian Outlook

Shalom's story: One woman's search for asylum
The Presbyterian Outlook
SAN BENITO, TEXAS – She's a native of Zimbabwe, and she arrived in the United States last February on a flight from Dublin. She'd flown from Africa to Ireland – fleeing violence after an attack, trying to reach some contacts there, but was but back on ...

"Instagram, For Me, Isn't About Likes" Says Cheryl Wee - Singapore Tatler

Tue, 2018-10-30 00:40

Singapore Tatler

"Instagram, For Me, Isn't About Likes" Says Cheryl Wee
Singapore Tatler
How does the new mother feel about putting baby Marc's picture on social media? We're in a bit ... After all, the cherub does have thespian blood running through his veins, with Roy's acting gigs as a child and Cheryl's entertainment background. “Yes ...

Why this mama declared her hospital room a 'No Breastfeeding Zone' - Motherly Inc.

Mon, 2018-10-29 19:59

Motherly Inc.

Why this mama declared her hospital room a 'No Breastfeeding Zone'
Motherly Inc.
... of breast cancer awareness—and it was created to raise awareness among hospital staff who might otherwise question why she wasn't breastfeeding her new baby. "No Breastfeeding Zone," the sign read. "Our miracle baby will be formula fed, and it ...

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20 Money Saving Tips For The First Time Mom - Moms.com (blog)

Mon, 2018-10-29 18:58

Moms.com (blog)

20 Money Saving Tips For The First Time Mom
Moms.com (blog)
When people say that having a baby can be expensive it turns out they are not just talking about the initial preparation for a baby, or the hospital fees. Having a child is a cost that will continue to grow and grow as the child grows and grows. It is ...

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America's Other Family-‍Separation Crisis - The New Yorker

Mon, 2018-10-29 16:57

The New Yorker

America's Other Family-‍Separation Crisis
The New Yorker
The state rejected key provisions of Obamacare in 2012, and it has one of the highest infant-mortality rates in the country, with African-American children twice as likely to die in the first year of life as white children are. The group ... By dusk ...

10 things that have changed since your mom had a baby - Jordan Times

Mon, 2018-10-29 16:47

Jordan Times

10 things that have changed since your mom had a baby
Jordan Times
Some mothers swear by adding a little rice cereal to a baby's formula or breast milk to get them to sleep longer, but Slade said that practice of adding extra calories to liquid creates a higher risk of obesity. “Babies probably do sleep longer with ...

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Transcript: What's life like for disabled mums when they return to work after maternity leave? - BBC News

Mon, 2018-10-29 12:29

BBC News

Transcript: What's life like for disabled mums when they return to work after maternity leave?
BBC News
Yesterday I wrote, which is totally and utterly true, that I tipped a packet of Oreos into the baby formula tin because I was so tired that I mistakenly did the wrong tin, even though one's round and one's square. So, there's plenty we have in common ...

Growing Reidsville family — with 7 kids, including triplets and twins — is also expanding their home - Winston-Salem Journal

Mon, 2018-10-29 10:45

Winston-Salem Journal

Growing Reidsville family — with 7 kids, including triplets and twins — is also expanding their home
Winston-Salem Journal
Having only Cash home made it difficult for Abby, a former nurse, since she could not take him back to the hospital on her daily visits there. All three began taking a mixture of breast milk and formula while in the NICU. ... Since the triplets ate ...

Growing Reidsville family — with 7 kids, including triplets and twins — is also expanding their home - Greensboro News & Record

Mon, 2018-10-29 10:40

Greensboro News & Record

Growing Reidsville family — with 7 kids, including triplets and twins — is also expanding their home
Greensboro News & Record
Growing Reidsville family — with 7 kids, including triplets and twins — is also expanding their home .... Having only Cash home made it difficult for Abby, a former nurse, since she could not take him back to the hospital on her daily visits there ...

What Journalism Gave Me: Reflections of Ady Barkan - The Intercept

Mon, 2018-10-29 08:18

The Intercept

What Journalism Gave Me: Reflections of Ady Barkan
The Intercept
Throughout my decade as an activist, I've returned again and again to this formula: Put the voices of impacted people front and center, and let the policy recommendations flow out from there. Over the past year, that has meant putting my family's story ...

Fast Forward Your Fertility - BW Businessworld

Mon, 2018-10-29 03:25

BW Businessworld

Fast Forward Your Fertility
BW Businessworld
Modern lifestyle has taken a toll on fertility levels due to elevated stress levels, more pollution, frequent use of medicines & drugs, and last but not the least, higher intake of junk and processed food. And when kids finally happen, ... Women ...

Growing Reidsville family - with 7 kids, including triplets and twins - is also expanding their home - Winston-Salem Journal

Sun, 2018-10-28 15:59

Winston-Salem Journal

Growing Reidsville family - with 7 kids, including triplets and twins - is also expanding their home
Winston-Salem Journal
Then they found out she pregnant again. ... At eight weeks, they started sleeping eight hours a night and, by three months, they were sleeping 12 hours. When the triplets ... Having only Cash home made it difficult for Abby, a former nurse, since she ...

Hilarious Hormone Moments: 20 Unexpected Things New Moms Cry Over - Moms.com (blog)

Sun, 2018-10-28 10:18

Moms.com (blog)

Hilarious Hormone Moments: 20 Unexpected Things New Moms Cry Over
Moms.com (blog)
Being prepared for the emotional whirlwind that may be encountered during those postpartum weeks and months is just as important as preparing during pregnancy. Even though .... Moms need sleep. However, sleep becomes quite an issue once a newborn is in ...

'Being slim is a choice' - Trinidad Guardian

Sat, 2018-10-27 23:19

'Being slim is a choice'
Trinidad Guardian
Nursing as newborns is our first act of bonding, obtaining a sense of comfort and love along with food. We carry ... Add to that the lifestyle benefits of increased energy, better sleep, lessened stress, and improved vitality and confidence. My guest ...

Growing Reidsville family - with 7 kids, including triplets and twins - is also expanding their home - Greensboro News & Record

Sat, 2018-10-27 23:04

Greensboro News & Record

Growing Reidsville family - with 7 kids, including triplets and twins - is also expanding their home
Greensboro News & Record
Growing Reidsville family - with 7 kids, including triplets and twins - is also expanding their home .... Having only Cash home made it difficult for Abby, a former nurse, since she could not take him back to the hospital on her daily visits there ...

Tales Of Agony In Wake Of Bayelsa Floods - Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

Sat, 2018-10-27 20:54

Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

Tales Of Agony In Wake Of Bayelsa Floods
Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
She said, “Our lunch is our breakfast, we don't have mosquitoes nets, as you can see I am carrying my four years and sox month old baby who is looking sickly.” According to Roseline Andrew, another Internally Displaced Person, for the past ten days in ...

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Thousands of desperate parents relying on "baby banks" to feed children as poverty hits Brit families - Mirror.co.uk

Sat, 2018-10-27 16:32

Mirror.co.uk

Thousands of desperate parents relying on "baby banks" to feed children as poverty hits Brit families
Mirror.co.uk
“All too many families are being crippled financially by the cost of basic items for their babies – on top of their rent, utilities, and food,” he said. ... “Last week we supported a mum who was sleeping on the floor of her neighbour's house while her ...

This Is What No One Tells You About Having A Baby With Cancer - Stock Voice

Fri, 2018-10-26 20:58

This Is What No One Tells You About Having A Baby With Cancer
Stock Voice
Aside from him nursing all the time and seemingly never sleeping, we were blessed with a happy and healthy baby. When he turned 6 months old, I proudly took him in for his well visit. I beamed .... How did this happen to us? And why? I was careful ...