I have Graves’ disease and have been breastfeeding my 15 month old. My endocrinologist told me to stop breastfeeding and to radiate my thyroid. Do I wean or “pump and dump” while my body removes the radiation? At what point is it really safe to resume breastfeeding? more
The recent events at the Fukushima nuclear facility in Northern Japan ignited concerns about the effects of radiation exposure, with pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers worried not only about themselves, but their unborn and breastfeeding babies. If I am breastfeeding,... more
Clinicians hoping for detailed guidance on the care of newborns with low blood sugar will find the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) clinical report on neonatal hypoglycemia (NH) long on possibilities and short on specifics. Breastfeeding proponents, however, will find... more
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