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Looking at the Question of Whether Probiotics “Go Through the BreastMilk”

Recently I’ve been seeing advice, sometimes from professionals of different sorts, that mothers of colicky babies should take probiotics internally (by mouth) so as to pass them on to the baby through the breast milk.  The idea based on some fairly good ideas that babies who acquire healthier gut flora earlier will have less gas […]

Extinguishing: 100 Years of Baby Care Mythology – A Series

I’m planning a new series of blog posts about a number myths that have been generated about parenting and infant care in the last century or so.  From the late 1800’s until the present time, a number of “experts” came up with new ideas about how mothers should care for their babies and disseminated the […]

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