Author Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Ph.D., IBCLC Articles

Nighttime Breastfeeding: How Does it Affect Maternal Mental Health?

There is a movement afoot in childbirth education and perinatal health, urging mothers to avoid nighttime breastfeeding to decrease their risk for postpartum depression. We know that if mothers follow this advice, it will have a negative impact on...

Also labeled: Breastfeeding, Issue #29