THC, the main ingredient in marijuana responsible for a user’s high, can remain in breast milk for up to six days after use, new research has found -- suggesting cause for concern for mothers who smoke pot while breastfeeding.
New research adds to the growing body of evidence that suggests breastfeeding can be beneficial for mothers as well as babies, finding that women who breastfeed may have a lower risk of stroke post-menopause.
The U.S. opposed a World Health Assembly resolution to encourage breastfeeding because it called for limits on the promotion of infant formula, not because of objections to breastfeeding, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Monday.
Nova Scotia mother says she felt “completely violated” after a man allegedly filmed her breastfeeding her 10-month-old in a waiting room at Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Hospital security, she claims, did nothing to help.
A photo of a hockey player breastfeeding her baby between periods has riled social media, and that uproar has some lactation experts bemoaning how such a natural act continues to be sexualized and shamed.