Here are four breast care tips for new moms when breastfeeding.
I recently interviewed Supermodel Sessilee Lopez-Holmes, who is a new mother to two wonderful children. Sessilee is a former Victoria’s Secret model and Vogue cover model. She’s walked almost every runway internationally and has graced the pages of just about every magazine. She is also my daughter. I told y’all I was a successful Black […]
As a soon-to-be mom, you are making a lot of decisions about how you want to care for your baby, including choosing if you want to breastfeed. How you decide to feed your baby is a personal choice. Breastfeeding can be extremely rewarding and special. It can also seem overwhelming. Whether you’ve already made the […]
by Janice Robinson-Celeste Remember this viral photo of Black goddesses feeding their cherubs in nature, the natural way? These women are the Chocolate Milk Mommies from Alabama. I give them five slow claps for giving breastfeeding the positive attention it deserves. (Photo: Lakisha Cohill, owner of H&C INC) Breastmilk is one of the wonders of the […]
Black women are historically the experts in breastfeeding everyones’ babies but today we are the least percentage group to do it.
by Janice Celeste Editor-in-Chief, Janice Celeste interviewed Dr. Babbett S. Zemel, of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia about her recent research that shows an initial correlation between strong infant sucking skills and childhood obesity. According to a report by The State of Obesity, “African American adults are nearly 1.5 times as likely to be obese compared with […]