Henry Ford Hospital Official: Breastfeeding Helps Babies’ Developing Digestive System

Christine Cole Johnson says the new research from Henry Ford Hospital finds that breastfeeding jump starts a baby’s digestive system with helpful bacteria.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2015

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Snyder Signs Laws Ensuring Right To Breastfeed

Michigan now has a law ensuring that women have the right to breastfeed their babies in public.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2014


“The Big Latch On” Looks To Raise Awareness About Benefits Of Breastfeeding

Nearly 50 mothers gathered in a Kalamazoo park to breastfeed their children in an effort to help eliminate the stigma of nursing in public.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2013

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Study: Introducing Solid Foods To Baby Between 4-5 Months Ideal

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends starting solids between 4 and 5 months old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2013

This diagram shows the system of planets around star Gliese 667C. A record-breaking three planets in this system are super-Earths inside the star's habitable zone, where liquid water could exist, making them possible candidates for alien life. European Southern Observatory graphic.

Matt’s Favorites: Another Argument For Breastfeeding, But Skip The Pop, And Much More

So what’s the latest and greatest from the wide, wild world of high tech? Hey, no matter what the Supreme Court rules on nine zillion issues this week, you can always catch the latest high tech fun right here…

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

TIME Magazine

TIME Magazine Cover Of Breastfeeding Mom Sparks Intense Debate

“Are You Mom Enough” to pose on the cover of TIME magazine, breastfeeding your 3-year-old son as he stands on a chair beside you?

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2012

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Charlie Langton: How Old Is Too Old To Breastfeed??

At what point does breastfeeding become less about the health of the child and more about the needs of the mother? How old it too old to breastfeed? And how do you feel about Time Magazine’s breastfeeding cover?

CBS Sports Radio 1270–05/11/2012

Michigan Will Exempt Nursing Moms From Jury Duty

Gov. Rick Snyder has approved a bill that will allow breastfeeding mothers to be exempted from jury duty in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2012


Bill Would Excuse Nursing Moms From Jury Duty

A bill that would give breastfeeding mothers an automatic exemption from jury duty is advancing in the Michigan Legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2012

CDC: Majority Of U.S. Hospitals Don’t Fully Support Breastfeeding

A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows missed opportunities for preventing childhood obesity beginning at birth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011