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20 Surprising Facts Your Doctor Didn't Tell You About Your Newborn

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20 Surprising Facts Your Doctor Didn't Tell You About Your Newborn

It doesn't take long to realize that babies are amazing! They're adorable and constantly growing, but these tiny little creatures are also quite complex and full of surprises. Sure, your doctors cover many bases when it comes to preparing you for that little one. Here are some facts we bet they didn't tell you.

Some are shocking or sound bizarre, but they are all true. Next time you stare down at your little one, feel free to marvel at their skills and all those inner workings that you had no idea existed. Now, spread the word to other Mamas, too!

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Breastfeeding Basics: Tips To Keep You Comfortable + Your Baby Nourished

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Breastfeeding Basics: Tips To Keep You Comfortable + Your Baby Nourished

It’s National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, and we’re talking tips, techniques, and more about all things related to breastfeeding your baby. Every woman’s experience is different; nursing is a breeze for one Mama while it’s a cause of constant stress for another. No matter where you are on that spectrum, please use these guides as a resource.

While breastfeeding is a very natural thing, do not get discouraged if this process isn’t coming naturally to you at first. There are many mechanics and logistics involved here, and we’re happy to break it down. If you already know you cannot breastfeed, please understand that is perfectly okay. All of our motherhood journeys are different, and no one should diminish yours. If you’re interested in some bottle-feeding tips, scroll for more info. However you choose to nourish your baby, we know you got this.

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