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Sucking Your Baby's Pacifier May Benefit Their Health

Many parents probably think nothing of sucking on their baby's pacifier to clean it after it falls to the ground. Turns out, doing so may benefit their child's health. A Henry Ford Health System study found that babies whose parents have sucked on their pacifier to clean it at a lower level of the antibody that is linked to the development of allergies and asthma

Pro-breastfeeding Communities Empower New Moms

Social media can positively influence breastfeeding related attitudes, knowledge and behavior, according to a new study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Breastfeeding support groups on social media create a sense of community for new moms to share experiences and support each other in the breastfeeding practice and could be considered pillars of support for new moms