Mom and baby share ‘good bacteria’ through breast milk

A new study by researchers at the University of British Columbia and the University of Manitoba has found that bacteria are shared and possibly transferred from a mother’s milk to her infant’s gut, and that breastfeeding directly at the breast best supports this process. The research, published today in Cell Host & Microbe, found that certain bacteria, including Streptococcus and […]

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13 survivors share stories of what it's like to have a miscarriage

Shattering the saddest taboo of all: Thirteen women share what it’s like to have a miscarriage – after striking new study found losing a baby leaves a third with post traumatic stress The loss of a baby is something that women may carry with them all their lives Wanting to help others affected, the 13 women here are sharing their […]

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