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California’s working mothers get stronger support for workplace lactation

California’s working mothers get stronger support for workplace lactation

Researchers detect photoinitiators in human breast milk

Researchers detect photoinitiators in human breast milk

Added sugar in 60 percent of infant, toddler foods

Added sugar in 60 percent of infant, toddler foods

Study looks at trends in added sugars consumption by infants and toddlers

Study looks at trends in added sugars consumption by infants and toddlers

Painkiller use during delivery falls from 67% to 61% in a decade

Painkiller use during delivery falls from 67% to 61% in a decade

Abnormal gut microbiome in premature infants associated with growth faltering

Abnormal gut microbiome in premature infants associated with growth faltering

Plastic surgery training takes a toll on reproductive health

Plastic surgery training takes a toll on reproductive health

Antibiotic treatment can cause transient and long-term disruption of gut microbes

Antibiotic treatment can cause transient and long-term disruption of gut microbes

Unnecessary opioid prescribing after cesarean delivery remains high

Unnecessary opioid prescribing after cesarean delivery remains high

Environmental estrogen burdens babies in mothers' wombs

Environmental estrogen burdens babies in mothers' wombs

Researchers show how food estrogen migrates through the placenta

Researchers show how food estrogen migrates through the placenta

Compound in human breast milk inhibits growth of pathogenic bacteria

Compound in human breast milk inhibits growth of pathogenic bacteria

Formula costs the earth: support breastfeeding instead, says new study

Formula costs the earth: support breastfeeding instead, says new study

Study: Gut bacteria play key role in childhood obesity

Study: Gut bacteria play key role in childhood obesity

Domestic violence may affect mothers' breastfeeding practices in developing countries

Domestic violence may affect mothers' breastfeeding practices in developing countries

UK-based scientists aim to make infant formula more like human breast milk

UK-based scientists aim to make infant formula more like human breast milk

Texas leads in worksite lactation support initiatives, research shows

Texas leads in worksite lactation support initiatives, research shows

Drugs used to treat retinal diseases are excreted into human breast milk, study finds

Drugs used to treat retinal diseases are excreted into human breast milk, study finds

Calcium absorption by breastfeeding babies could be key to treating osteoporosis in the elderly

Calcium absorption by breastfeeding babies could be key to treating osteoporosis in the elderly

Only 3 African countries are likely to meet global target for exclusive breastfeeding

Only 3 African countries are likely to meet global target for exclusive breastfeeding