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# breastfeeding - Friday 24 July, 2020

Mothers 'unlikely' to pass Covid-19 on to newborn babies via breastfeeding if precautions are taken
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

Mothers 'unlikely' to pass Covid-19 on to newborn babies via breastfeeding if precautions are taken

Jul 24th 2020, 9:07 AM 11,438 Views 31 Comments

The findings were part of a preliminary study published in The Lancet.

# breastfeeding - Thursday 20 December, 2018

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

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

Dec 20th 2018, 9:02 AM 9,054 Views 7 Comments

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'
# Breastfeeding
# Breastfeeding

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

Oct 6th 2018, 9:00 PM 31,045 Views 89 Comments

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
# Breastfeeding
# Breastfeeding

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

Oct 5th 2018, 7:59 AM 20,485 Views 67 Comments

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
# Feeding Time
# Feeding Time

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

Oct 2nd 2018, 3:52 PM 2,212 Views 1 Comment

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

Poll: Do you think breastfeeding is promoted enough?
# Awareness
# Awareness

Poll: Do you think breastfeeding is promoted enough?

Oct 2nd 2018, 9:38 AM 22,952 Views 93 Comments

National Breastfeeding Week was launched yesterday.

# breastfeeding - Monday 6 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 6th 2018, 7:00 PM 22,961 Views 102 Comments

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

# breastfeeding - Sunday 10 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 10th 2018, 10:20 AM 7,286 Views 0 Comments

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
# For The Breast
# For The Breast

13 reasons I'm secretly looking forward to breastfeeding again

Feb 27th 2018, 5:04 PM 8,013 Views 26 Comments

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
# Science
# Science

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first recorded case

Feb 16th 2018, 10:16 AM 34,895 Views 146 Comments

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
# Nursing A Glass
# Nursing A Glass

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

Oct 4th 2017, 1:01 PM 28,718 Views 13 Comments

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
# Babies
# Babies

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

Oct 1st 2017, 6:00 AM 12,289 Views 6 Comments

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
# Happy Mammaries
# Happy Mammaries

12 mothers share their best (and funniest) breastfeeding stories

Aug 2nd 2017, 3:56 PM 16,966 Views 6 Comments

“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
# Your Say

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

Aug 1st 2017, 9:45 AM 24,934 Views 109 Comments

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
# Whenever Wherever
# Whenever Wherever

9 things I wish I'd known about breastfeeding

Jul 19th 2017, 3:19 PM 16,046 Views 9 Comments

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'
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Jun 27th 2017, 6:30 AM 19,282 Views 58 Comments

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
# Column
# Column

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

Jun 24th 2017, 7:30 PM 8,846 Views 105 Comments

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
# Breastfeeding
# Breastfeeding

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

May 10th 2017, 10:33 AM 20,808 Views 103 Comments

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
# Premature Babies
# Premature Babies

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

Mar 1st 2017, 6:10 AM 14,158 Views 20 Comments

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
# Latching On
# Latching On

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

Oct 4th 2016, 7:00 AM 23,321 Views 34 Comments

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
# Sponsored By HSE
# Sponsored By HSE

6 big questions about breastfeeding, answered by an expert

Sep 30th 2016, 4:00 PM 16,441 Views 12 Comments

We speak to a breastfeeding expert from the HSE.

Sabina Higgins to host special breastfeeding morning at the Áras
# Latching On
# Latching On

Sabina Higgins to host special breastfeeding morning at the Áras

Sep 30th 2016, 1:42 PM 15,714 Views 75 Comments

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"
# Use Discretion
# Use Discretion

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

Sep 28th 2016, 5:51 PM 64,789 Views 104 Comments

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
# Home Birth
# Home Birth

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

Aug 10th 2016, 6:05 AM 14,994 Views 63 Comments

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"
# Putting On A Show
# Putting On A Show

DUP MP says that public breastfeeding is "exhibitionism"

Jul 22nd 2016, 4:07 PM 145,759 Views 137 Comments

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

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

This mam had the last laugh on coworkers who had been stealing milk from the fridge

Jul 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM 7,810 Views 6 Comments

Ice cold.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

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

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

Jun 28th 2016, 8:15 AM 5,541 Views 8 Comments

“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
# Feeding Frenzy
# Feeding Frenzy

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

May 21st 2016, 9:00 AM 19,670 Views 123 Comments

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
# Victoria's Secret
# Victoria's Secret

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

Mar 12th 2016, 4:30 PM 84,729 Views 87 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 12th 2016, 10:20 AM 9,457 Views 10 Comments

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

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

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

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

Dec 1st 2015, 7:41 PM 9,885 Views 23 Comments

She certainly called them out.

# breastfeeding - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 7th 2015, 3:59 PM 40,579 Views 36 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

12 things I wish someone had told me before having kids

Aug 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 242 Views 46 Comments

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
# Column
# Column

How breastfeeding has brought me closer to my baby daughter

Aug 8th 2015, 12:00 PM 598 Views 76 Comments

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
# Midday Snack
# Midday Snack

A woman breastfed her baby live on Irish TV today

Aug 6th 2015, 4:53 PM 51,400 Views 211 Comments

And the reaction was mixed.

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

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

Aug 6th 2015, 4:33 PM 8,501 Views 7 Comments

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

# breastfeeding - Friday 31 July, 2015

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

So here's why you shouldn't breastfeed after applying fake tan

Jul 31st 2015, 3:32 PM 5,214 Views 1 Comment

Oh dear.

# breastfeeding - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 28th 2015, 1:27 PM 34,667 Views 0 Comments

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
# Vacate The Premises
# Vacate The Premises

Penneys robustly denies claims security guard took baby from breastfeeding mother

Jul 15th 2015, 8:25 AM 24,710 Views 51 Comments

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
# Vacate The Premises
# Vacate The Premises

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

Jul 14th 2015, 12:30 PM 31,008 Views 50 Comments

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

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