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Unnecessary Early Births

Medically Unnecessary Early Births Abound, Survey of Hospitals Shows By Patrick Corcoran on January 28, 2011 Despite the risks inherent in early births, many U.S. hospitals are delivering a huge number of babies ahead of time for no apparent medical … Continue reading

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Milk Sharing- Donating and Receiving Breastmilk

By Trevor MacDonald Three things you may not know about Milk Sharing The second annual World Milksharing Week (Sept 24-30) is approaching fast and my family has much to celebrate. Our baby boy has been fed with human donor milk … Continue reading

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Fortified Commercial Formula

Fortified Commercial Formula When mom is unable to breast-feed but wants to give her child the best we suggest she try this formula. This recipe makes about 35 ounces. The website follows and has a complete section for homemade formulas … Continue reading

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Latest Review On Vaccinations

http://www.ecomed.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/3-tomljenovic.pdf About the Author – Scientific research by Dr. Lucija Tomljenovic, PhD, who is an early career postdoctoral fellow. She was awarded a PhD in 2009 in Biochemistry, from the Comparative Genomics Centre at James Cook University in Townsville, Australia. … Continue reading

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Water For Newborns???

We are a little concerned about the issue of giving newborns water. After much research we have found that although water is the healthiest liquid an older baby or adult can intake, plain water without formula can cause some concern … Continue reading

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Take it Off: Drop Your Newborn’s Ha

Not sure who wrote it but the references are below. Date: September 6, 2013 Little pink and blue striped stocking caps have become tradition for our babies. We assume they keep our babies warm, but have you ever questioned if … Continue reading

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Is a Man’s Brain Damaged in Gestation?

lhttp://runningtheraceblog.squarespace.com/journal/2010/2/6/are-men-really-brain-damaged.html Medical research studies have shown that in the womb, between the 18th and 26th week of gestation, something happens that forever separates the sexes. If the baby is to be a boy, a chemical bath of different sex-related hormones … Continue reading

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Children’s Cells Living in Mothers’ Brains

Dec 4, 2012 |By Robert Martone The link between a mother and child is profound, and new research suggests a physical connection even deeper than anyone thought. The profound psychological and physical bonds shared by the mother and her child … Continue reading

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Are Noise Machines Safe?

http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/03/health/noise-machines-study/ There has recently been research done that indicates that white noise machines are not good for the baby’s hearing. A new study in Pediatrics suggests that some noise machines can produce sounds so loud that they could potentially damage … Continue reading

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How to Correctly Fit Breast Shields.

This was not written by Nancy Hamm –  I do not have the author’s name for this article Choosing a Correctly-Fitted Breastshield Choosing the right size PersonalFit™ Breastshield If you are using a breastpump to remove milk for your baby, … Continue reading

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