Breast Feeding

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Should Hospitals Lock Up Baby Formula To Promote Breast Feeding?

While hospitals in Illinois are now required to take more steps to encourage mothers to breast-feed their newborns, New York is taking the additional measure of locking up hospitals’ stockpile of infant formula.

07/30/2012

Natalie Petrovic and her baby, Lisette. (CBS)

Woman: I Was Ejected From Courthouse Lobby For Breastfeeding

A Skokie woman is suing Cook County, claiming a sheriff’s deputy violated her right to breastfeed by demanding she move from a courthouse lobby to a public bathroom — a request she says was not only illegal, but “degrading.”

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

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Best Chicago Lactation Consultants

Though breastfeeding is a natural way to bond with and nourish babies, it often doesn’t come without challenges. Mothers who are interested in breastfeeding or who are having trouble with establishing a solid breastfeeding relationship […]

10/05/2010