Breastfeeding and Alcohol Drinking

Breastfeeding and Alcohol Drinking

As our awareness of pregnancy, childbirth and post-natal care evolves certain behaviors are viewed less and less favorably. For years the tension between breastfeeding mothers and mothers who prefer formula have gotten heated. Women are taking criticism for breastfeeding in public and yet women are also criticized for feeding straight formula. But what about breastfeeding […]

Should Alcoholic Beverages be Banned for Breast-Feeding Moms?

Should Alcoholic Beverages be Banned for Breast-Feeding Moms?

While it is common knowledge that no amount of alcohol consumption is safe during pregnancy, the jury is still out on whether alcoholic beverages should be banned for breast-feeding moms. While some believe it has been proven safe by beer-drinking mothers over many generations and may even increase milk production, others strongly disagree. Some even […]