5 Cool Things No One Ever Told You About Nighttime Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is always more beneficial for mother and child. Here are some reasons why.

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Mother Kissing Toddler's CheekThe world is full of tired parents… and the Internet if FULL of message boards with posts from worried and exhausted parents seeking information about whether their babies are normal and what they “should” do about all the night-waking their babies do.  Bookstores have entire sections dedicated to baby sleeping, authored by so-called “baby sleep experts.”  And, big-box retailers stock these books next to all sorts of gadgets from specialty swaddling blankets to sound machines, knowing, from market research, that desperate and sleep-deprived parents will fill their cart full of anything they think might improve their baby’s sleep.  Impulse shopping at its finest.

But, what do we really know about night-waking, breastfeeding babies and why they might be waking up to nurse when all we want them to be doing is sleeping?  Of course, there are the basics of why babies nurse frequently.  But, with this post, we thought…

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