Breastfeeding

Ottawa – April 20, 2018 – The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (SOGC) today launched a public awareness campaign to inform those who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or of child-bearing age of the potential adverse effects associated with cannabis use during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. “We know women are trying to do the best for their… Read more

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We’re trying out a new time this month, 1:00pm. For more info, see their facebook post. click here… Read more

From CBC Radio, Quirks and Quarks – “Mother’s Milk and Mind Control”, first aired April 18, 2015. A fascinating interview on CBC’s Quirks and Quarks on the relationship of breastfeeding and newborn behaviour. To hear the interview, click here… Read more

Practices may affect health in later life Method of birth (vaginal birth s. cesarean delivery) and feeding practices (breastfeeding v. formula-feeding) influence the development of gut bacteria in newborns and thus may affect lifelong health, according to a new study in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). Bacteria in the gut play an important role in… Read more

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