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Access Denied! Moms Blocked from Information and Support on Facebook

Support groups on Facebook should be a safe-haven for mothers to get support and advice—not a place to fear deletions. This is a follow-up piece to my Breastfeeding Basics article, “Breastfeeding Professionals Silenced by Facebook Censorship.” I’m a member of … Continue reading

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New Jersey’s Proposed Anti-Milksharing Campaign—the Next Attack on Parental Informed Choice?

A proposed bill (NJ A3702) in New Jersey has its sights on the informal milksharing community.  This bill: “Establishes public awareness campaign advising pregnant women, new parents, and women who are breast feeding about dangers of casual milk sharing.” After I … Continue reading

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Why Nestlé is Evil: It goes beyond infant formula….

I’m just going to list links to various news stories, etc that will explain why I think Nestlé is a bad company.  I routinely talk about Nestlé on my Facebook page, so join me there to continue to be updated. In … Continue reading

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The Weston A. Price Foundation’s Dangerous Breastfeeding Advice Should NOT Be Ignored

So, you may be asking, “What is the Weston A. Price Foundation?  Why do I care what they say about breastfeeding?”  Well, let me give you a quick description about them: They are a non-profit that advocates “whole foods and … Continue reading

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A Guest Blog – Dear Texas Representative Debbie Riddle…A response to your comments on House Bill 1706

(The views expressed in guest blogs do not necessarily reflect the views of Unlatched.  I just like giving people a place to voice their views or opinions. – Rachelle Unlatched) Guest Blog by Becky K. Becky K, is a mom … Continue reading

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A War on Twitter – Breastfeeding Advocates Appalled that PAHO/WHO Took Money From Nestlé – includes Press Release

On October 19th, 2012, Reuters published a special report titled: “Food, beverage industry pays for seat at health-policy table”.  They discovered that the World Health Organization’s(WHO) regional office, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), had turned to the food and drink … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Journey Book by Jacky Souders of Mummies Nummies

Guest post by Jacky Souders of Mummies Nummies What do snowflakes, fingerprints, Zebra stripes and breastfeeding journeys have in common? Each one is different and unique. No two are the same. No matter how many times you have embarked on … Continue reading

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