| Mar 14, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Several new sets of state laws affecting parental rights in South Dakota have been signed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard regarding new parents, military service members on deployment and adoption proceedings.
None of the three measures attracted much public...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:24 AM
| Mar 15, 2012
Hug it out! Stay at home dads and Huggies have made up after the diaper company made a mess by offending the dads.
The diaper company changed its "Have Dad Put Huggies To The Test" campaign after the controversial commercials depicting dads as...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
HadleyStilWell dress and/or tops
This line is designed specifically for nursing moms who are professionals and who are on the go. It's often hard to find clothes that are cute, easy for...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - "She's the only one who took her vitamin all week," my husband noted. He was referring to our 8-year-old daughter.
I looked in the pill dispenser marked "M" through "S," which correspond to the days of the week. We had a busy week, and...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:30 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan soon could join at least a dozen other states exempting nursing mothers from jury duty.
The state Legislature could take final votes on the bill this week, sending it to Gov. Rick Snyder for his consideration.
| Apr 16, 2012
Breast is best! Simmer down boys, I'm talking aboutbabies and breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding campaign groups want formula out of hospitals. They are demanding that the hospitals stop giving away free formula to new mothers.
Dozens of groups sent out...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:33 PM
A Humboldt County, California mother whose 6-week-old baby son died after ingesting methamphetamine-tainted breast milk has been sentenced to six years in prison.
Maggie Jean Wortman denied that her drug use caused her son’s death, suggesting...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:56 PM
"They don't cry, they just die."
That's the chilling statement made by Dr. Wendy M. Gunther, assistant chief medical examiner for Virginia, speaking about infant deaths.
Each year, dozens of infants in Virginia die before their first birthday, nearly...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The Seattle City Council voted unanimously Monday to make it against the law to force a mother breastfeeding in public to cover up.
Councilmember Bruce Harrell, who chairs the Public Safety, Civil Rights and Technology Committee, introduced the bill from...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:06 PM
BROOKINGS — Police in Brookings have arrested and charged a woman for reportedly entering another woman’s home and attempting to breast feed her child.
Brookings Police Lt. Derrick Powers says that a woman called 911 early Sunday morning to...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Niki Zikmund thought she had done all the right things. She got plenty of exercise,
breast fed her children, did not smoke and was not a heavy drinker. She was careful
with her diet. In fact, she was a leader in the local Weight Watchers organization....