Tag Archives: cesarean and breastfeeding

Science You Can Use: Cesarean birth without labor associated with breastfeeding problems, say two new studies.

Two studies out this year are have reached a troubling conclusion: cesarean births without labor are associated with breastfeeding difficulty. This is troubling because for many women a planned cesarean is their only in-hospital birthing “option.”  More on that in … Continue reading

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Last revised on 08/22/2012

Booby Traps Series: One mom’s experience with skin-to-skin in the operating room

This post is the 26th in a series on Booby Traps made possible by the generous support of Motherlove Herbal Company. Following up on last week’s post on skin-to-skin after a cesarean, I’m very happy to share this interview with … Continue reading

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Last revised on 12/08/2011