I Can Cope with Advice Given by Those Unsupportive of Breastfeeding

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What?? You’re still breastfeeding that baby?  Some women will hear that when their babies are 2 months old or when they are 2 years old.  It can be hard to hear those negative comments from those that are closest to us.  Here are some tips to dealing with those backhanded remarks from the misinformed: o   Let’s educate them!  Inform critics … Read More

Building Healthy Babies – Wallaceburg

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Are you having a baby?  The Building Healthy Babies program would like to help your baby be born at a healthy weight. Babies born at unhealthy weights are more likely to have health problems in their first year of life and beyond.  The Building Healthy Babies group offers group teaching on pregnancy, nutrition, breastfeeding, and infant care; support from Public … Read More

As Parent & Baby Grow

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As a new parent you may have questions or concerns as you and your baby grow. Come join us at As Parent & Baby Grow where new parents and their babies can share concerns and experiences with others. You will be joined by a Public Health Nurse to weigh your baby and discuss any concerns you may have. This is … Read More

Building Healthy Babies – Wallaceburg

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Are you having a baby?  The Building Healthy Babies program would like to help your baby be born at a healthy weight. Babies born at unhealthy weights are more likely to have health problems in their first year of life and beyond.  The Building Healthy Babies group offers group teaching on pregnancy, nutrition, breastfeeding, and infant care; support from Public … Read More

As Parent & Baby Grow

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As a new parent you may have questions or concerns as you and your baby grow. Come join us at As Parent & Baby Grow where new parents and their babies can share concerns and experiences with others. You will be joined by a Public Health Nurse to weigh your baby and discuss any concerns you may have. This is … Read More

I CAN Breastfeed

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I Can Include My Partner in the Care of my Breastfed Baby Picture this… You wake in the morning, after a sleepless night, where your baby wanted to feed every hour, on the hour. You are tired and have just enough energy to get your baby latched to feed ONE MORE TIME, but there are so many things that need … Read More

I CAN Breastfeed….

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I CAN Breastfeed my Baby During a Growth Spurt Most babies have several growth spurts during the first 6 months of life. Typically, growth spurts will happen at around 7-10 days, 2-3 weeks, 6 weeks, 3 months, and 6 months. These are times when your baby’s brain and body are developing at a rapid pace! You may notice that your … Read More

I CAN Breastfeed……..

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I CAN Breastfeed My Baby On Cue Rather Than On A Schedule Do babies need to be fed on a schedule? Absolutely not! All babies are different and so are all mothers. Babies feed best when they are hungry. Feeding your baby when he/she cues to feed, helps mothers maintain a good milk supply and ensures that your baby will … Read More

More Time for Floor Time – Free the Babies!

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You have a new baby on the way and you are wondering what you need to buy before baby arrives. Whether you are at the store, online, or talking to other parents there is a lot of information on baby equipment. Who would have thought you needed so many things for a baby? Car seats, cribs, and high chairs are … Read More