More stories about "Breast Milk"

5 Reasons to Breast-Feed: An Exclusive Interview with Dr. Miriam Labbok

FN talks to an internationally renowned lactation scientist to give you the lowdown on the advantages of breast-feeding.

For Good: Daphne Oseña-Paez Continues to Make a Difference with UNICEF

The woman behind the successful UNICEF Auction for Action shares her amazing journey from urban planner to UNICEF Special Advocate.

Kids Who Have Been Breast-Fed Longer May Have Better Cognitive Function

Breast milk is still best for babies, and the effects are felt even as they reach school age.

Breast-Feeding May Promote Brain Growth, According to Study

Regularly breast-feeding your child nay improve his or her motor, visual, and emotional skills.

What Should Be Your Breast-Feeding Diet?

Scared that you'd make your baby a fussy eater if you don't consume the right kind of food during your breastfeeding phase? Check out this new study to calm your fears.

6 Reasons You Should Oppose the Proposed Changes to the Milk Code

Get informed and stand up against possible amendments to this code as well as the Expanded Breastfeeding Promotion Act.

Do you think Congress should approve a 4-month maternity leave?

A new bill, if passed, will allow new moms to take a 120-day paid leave from work. Let us know your thoughts on this by taking our poll!

Why Breast Milk Is Still Best for Your Baby

UNICEF's Special Advocate for Children Daphne Osena-Paez explains how breastfeeding your newborn could save his or her life.