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  • New breastfeeding law in Doylestown

    New breastfeeding law in Doylestown
    A new law in a Pennsylvania borough means it would be illegal for a business owner to ask a breastfeeding mom to leave, cover up or even say something embarrassing. Doylestown in Bucks County is now the second spot in the state to approve a measure to...
  • 'Good bacteria' during pregnancy may ward off eczema: study

    'Good bacteria' during pregnancy may ward off eczema: study
    (Reuters) - Babies were less likely to get the itchy skin rash eczema when their mothers took probiotics during pregnancy and while breastfeeding, according to a study from Finland. Researchers said it's possible that probiotics - which are thought to...
  • Loyola University Hospital works toward 'Baby Friendly' designation

    Loyola University Hospital works toward 'Baby Friendly' designation
    Telicia Gardner, of Chicago, plans to breast-feed her son, Josiah Neal, until he is a year old — for several reasons. "It's healthier for the baby, cheaper than buying formula and it's helping me lose weight," said Gardner, who delivered on June...
  • Everything to know about babies

    Everything to know about babies
    The Franklin County Perinatal Education Center is a non-profit organziation providing childbirth and reproductive health programs in Franklin, Patrick, and Henry Counties in Virginia. The Perinatal Education Center also provides free child safety...
  • 3-Year-Old Girl Drowns in Hot Tub During Birthday Party

    3-Year-Old Girl Drowns in Hot Tub During Birthday Party
    LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. (KTLA) -- A Laguna Hills father has a message for other parents after a tragic accident took the life of his 3-year-old daughter. The girl drowned in a hot tub at a birthday party for an 11-year-old neighbor, even though her mom...
  • Moms Weigh In On 'Latch On NYC' Breast-Feeding Initiative

    Moms Weigh In On 'Latch On NYC' Breast-Feeding Initiative
    Latch on NYC is a citywide initiative to support mothers who choose to breastfeed and limit practices that interfere with that choice. Our Facebook Question of the Day on this topic received over 600 comments. We followed up with Peditrician Laura...
  • Bloomberg promotes breastfeeding, targets formula

    Bloomberg promotes breastfeeding, targets formula
    New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a new health initiative aimed at getting more women to breast feed their newborns. The goal is to keep hospitals from giving formula to new moms if they are healthy and able to breast feed. Twenty-seven of 40 New York...
  • Controversial contraception mandate goes into effect

    Controversial contraception mandate goes into effect
    A new piece of the controversial Affordable Care Act goes into effect today and it focuses on women's health. The newest provision offers certain services free of charge for the patient, including free forms of birth control. Much of the focus of this...
  • Breastfed babies may gain less weight

    Breastfed babies may gain less weight
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Babies who are fed milk from their mothers' breasts gain less weight over their first year compared to babies fed milk — breast or formula — from a bottle, suggests a new study. The lead author said the...
  • Newsweek's 'gay president' cover was unfair to Pennsylvania

    Newsweek's 'gay president' cover was unfair to Pennsylvania
    Pennsylvanians have justification for being upset over this week's Newsweek magazine cover, portraying President Barack Obama as "the first gay president." That had to do with Obama's decision to come out, excuse the expression, in favor of same-sex...
  • Health Smart: TMS Procedure Helps Fight Depression

    Health Smart: TMS Procedure Helps Fight Depression
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A non-invasive, drug-free procedure is helping people with depression have breakthroughs. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, known as TMS, is a method in which a magnet stimulates the frontal lobe, improving connections and activity...
  • Kansas lemurs used for spoof on breastfeeding

    Kansas lemurs used for spoof on breastfeeding
    The controversial cover of Time Magazine is turned into a local spoof. Tanganyika Wildlife Park made its own magazine cover, featuring a Lemur breastfeeding. You may remember the actual Time Magazine cover this month shows a woman breastfeeding a child...