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#Breastfeeding

# breastfeeding - Thursday 20 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge The importance of Rachel McAdam's viral breast pump pic can not be understated Glam Mam

The importance of Rachel McAdam's viral breast pump pic can not be understated

A photographer captured her pumping on set.

# breastfeeding - Saturday 6 October, 2018

'I feed my baby in cafés, airplanes & churches... it can be difficult, but it's so worth it'

Sadly, just stating the scientific and biological facts on breastfeeding is often misinterpreted to be a judgement on other women’s choices, writes broadcaster Wendy Grace.

# breastfeeding - Friday 5 October, 2018

A new study has found that adults who were breastfed as babies earn more than those who were not

The findings suggest that a higher rate of breastfeeding could lead to ‘substantial returns’ for national economies.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

I know breast is best, but here's why I stopped feeling ashamed about bottle feeding

Let’s support mums whatever their situation is, writes Sheena McGinley.

Poll: Do you think breastfeeding is promoted enough? Awareness This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think breastfeeding is promoted enough?

National Breastfeeding Week was launched yesterday.

# breastfeeding - Monday 6 August, 2018

Opinion: 'Fussing about low breastfeeding rates reeks of mother-shaming'

World Breastfeeding Week should be about promoting existing supports, not questioning our rates writes Adrienne Corless.

# breastfeeding - Sunday 10 June, 2018

From The Daily Edge Khloe Kardashian says she has been shamed for not breastfeeding her daughter Breastfeeding

Khloe Kardashian says she has been shamed for not breastfeeding her daughter

Khloe explained that she simply is not able to breastfeed.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

13 reasons I'm secretly looking forward to breastfeeding again

In two months I’ll be back on the lactation train, but it’s not all bad news, writes Chrissie Russell.

# breastfeeding - Friday 16 February, 2018

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case

A combination of medicines and hormones was able to induce lactation, and the baby’s growth and feeding habits were all normal.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Can I have a glass of wine? 8 questions about breastfeeding and booze - answered

There’s a lot of confusion around alcohol and breastfeeding. We spoke to an expert for some clarity.

# breastfeeding - Sunday 1 October, 2017

'Shocked and disappointed': Pressure mounts to restore funding for breastfeeding support initiative

The HSE said it plans to provide funding for a new, revised model.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

12 mothers share their best (and funniest) breastfeeding stories

“In the throes of passion I suddenly realised I was spraying my boyfriend with a leaking left breast.”

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Poll: Should Irish children be taught about breastfeeding in school? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Irish children be taught about breastfeeding in school?

At the start of World Breastfeeding Week, British child experts have called for such education to be introduced in Britain.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

9 things I wish I'd known about breastfeeding

Turns out the things I’d learned from TV sitcoms weren’t true, writes Chrissie Russell.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Cllr Jennifer Whitmore: 'I'm shocked a breastfeeding politician was considered news'

Maternity leave should be a universal right regardless of whether you are elected or unelected, writes Jennifer Whitmore.

# breastfeeding - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Enough of the guilt: Breastfeeding isn't always an option or the right thing to do

I refuse to be judged any further than I have already judged myself on the matter, writes Jennifer Ryan.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Politician makes Australian history as she becomes the first to breastfeed in parliament

Senator Larissa Waters fed her two-month-old daughter as she returned to work for the first time since giving birth.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Ireland's breast milk bank is running very low on supply

There’s only two weeks of supply left at the island’s only milk bank.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Sabina Higgins invites 200 mothers and babies to a breastfeeding morning at the Áras

Nurses, mothers, grandmothers and children flocked towards the Áras yesterday for a breastfeeding event organised by Sabina Higgins.

# breastfeeding - Friday 30 September, 2016

6 big questions about breastfeeding, answered by an expert

We speak to a breastfeeding expert from the HSE.

Sabina Higgins to host special breastfeeding morning at the Áras

Sabina will welcome mothers and their children next week.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Dublin Airport admits that controversial breastfeeding sign "could have been worded better"

The sign was taken down shortly after being put on the door of the airport’s ‘designated baby feeding room’.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Irish women who give birth at home are much more likely to breastfeed

Only 60% of Irish women begin breastfeeding, compared to a European average of around 90%.

# breastfeeding - Friday 22 July, 2016

DUP MP says that public breastfeeding is "exhibitionism"

Sammy Wilson is against mothers breastfeeding their children in the House of Commons.

From The Daily Edge This mam had the last laugh on coworkers who had been stealing milk from the fridge Ah Here

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge This mam went viral after she stopped her own wedding to breastfeed her daughter Own It

This mam went viral after she stopped her own wedding to breastfeed her daughter

“That moment when you’re getting married and your baby gets hungry”

# breastfeeding - Saturday 21 May, 2016

This 'Breastfeeding Welcome Here' sign is coming to a cafe near you

And more businesses are being urged to join in.

# breastfeeding - Saturday 12 March, 2016

This mother found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos

“I bet this won’t be reported because you can see this picture in every mall you step into.”

From The Daily Edge This mam found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos What A Boob

This mam found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos

“I bet this won’t be reported, because you can see this picture in every mall you step into.”

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge This mam's response to breastfeeding shamers has taken off on Facebook Call Out

This mam's response to breastfeeding shamers has taken off on Facebook

She certainly called them out.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

From The42 'He’s used to it. He’s got bigger t*** than me!' - Robbie Keane responds to Roy Bantz

'He’s used to it. He’s got bigger t*** than me!' - Robbie Keane responds to Roy

Ireland’s captain has had a hectic few days but insists he is ready if called upon to take on Germany.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

12 things I wish someone had told me before having kids

You can live without sleep, but you cannot live without coffee, writes Claire Micks.

# breastfeeding - Saturday 8 August, 2015

How breastfeeding has brought me closer to my baby daughter

Nothing compares to the pure job of seeing her relax while I feed her.

# breastfeeding - Thursday 6 August, 2015

A woman breastfed her baby live on Irish TV today

And the reaction was mixed.

From The Daily Edge A woman breastfed live on TV3 today, and the audience went mad Boobs Are Scary

A woman breastfed live on TV3 today, and the audience went mad

Several viewers have declared they will not be watching the programme again.

# breastfeeding - Friday 31 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge So here's why you shouldn't breastfeed after applying fake tan Tantastic

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

A woman who claimed her baby was taken from her as she breastfed has been charged by police

28-year-old Caroline Starmer has been charged with perverting the course of justice.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Penneys robustly denies claims security guard took baby from breastfeeding mother

The company says it has reviewed CCTV footage from the store and spoken to the guard who denies the allegations.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Penneys 'urgently investigating' claims security guard took baby from breastfeeding mother

The security guard, according to the woman, forcibly removed the baby from her breast.

# breastfeeding - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Australian woman banned from breastfeeding – because she has tattoos

She is locked in a custody dispute with the baby’s father.

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