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Winter Survival with a Newborn!

Winter Survival with a Newborn!

It’s getting colder and messier outside, and it’s time to start prepping for winter! If you just gave birth or are expecting to give birth in the midst of the cold months, there are some important things to keep in mind as it gets colder. There’s so many different...

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Partners Are Critical for Success!

Partners Are Critical for Success!

To all the partners and supporters of a nursing parent: thank you! Thank you for looking into how you can help your partner in their breastfeeding journey. It is a lot of hard work to breastfeed, but having a strong support system can help to build a solid foundation...

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Who You Gonna Call?

Who You Gonna Call?

Primary Practitioner, Ob-Gyn, IBCLC, or 24/7 Care? When it comes to lactation problems, some parents aren’t sure who to see to help alleviate their concerns. Should you schedule with their primary practitioner, Ob-Gyn, IBCLC, or go to a 24/7 medical care center?...

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10 Facts about Lactation

10 Facts about Lactation

Knowledge is power, and a breastfeeding parent needs all the power they can get in their journey! Breastfeeding and pumping can seem alien to new nursing parents, so we’ve decided to break down 10 lactation tidbits into the following categories: breastmilk, pumping...

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Teething & Breastfeeding – Ouch!

Teething & Breastfeeding – Ouch!

The milestones of growing up can be exciting for the whole family! The first time babies smile at us, grab onto us, crawl to us, and so much more! Growing up can be fun - but it can also be challenging and painful! We all have to deal with the physical aches and pains...

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Fun Fall Outings

Fun Fall Outings

Fall is here! Well, sort of- there’s still technically a few more weeks until fall is “officially” here. Even so, the Autumn charm is filling the air! We at Metropolitan Breastfeeding thought it would be a great idea to share our top picks for fun activities to do in...

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