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As flu is on the rise, mom says: I didn't know I was going to lose my baby to the flu

Nineteen states now have high levels of flu activity, according to numbers released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s more than double the number of states from the previous week. The number of children who died also increased. Two children’s deaths related to the flu were reported in the week… Read More »

Tips For Breastfeeding An Adopted Baby

You may be surprised to learn that mothers of adopted newborns and infants can breastfeed, and the children will potentially benefit from the experience in much the same way as children breastfeeding with their biological mother. However, for mothers who are adopting, the desire to breastfeed comes with many additional challenges they will need to… Read More »

Deadly substance in baby powder: report

Johnson & Johnson is forcefully denying a media report that it knew for decades about the existence of trace amounts of asbestos in its baby powder. The report by the Reuters news service sent the company’s shares into a tailspin, suffering their worst one-day sell-off in 16 years. Reuters cited documents released as part of… Read More »