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weaning baby

Weaning Blues – The Depression Nobody Talks About

It’s perfectly normal to have feelings of grief and self doubt when weaning from breastfeeding happens earlier than you have planned. But there can be other, strong emotions, including vicious mood swings that can be related to weaning, whatever the age of your child or if this was a ‘natural’ weaning decided by your baby or a gradual ‘mother –led’…
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You aren’t STILL Breastfeeding?!

The headlines in today’s newspaper scream, "Breastfeed until school book sparks debate and divides mums " According to the article, ‘PAEDIATRICIANS have slammed a controversial new book, 'Beyond The Sling' by Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik, proclaiming the benefits of breastfeeding her three-and-a-half-year-old son.” Paediatrician Dr Scott…
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