It’s Closing Time (Weaning)

Child-Led Weaning Awareness:

1). Weaning Before The Age of One

  • Can a child self-wean under the age of one?
  • Events commonly misinterpreted as a desire to wean
  • Should a child be weaned under the age of one?

2). Common Weaning Concerns

  • Nursing strikes
  • What are common concerns in regard to weaning?
  • Does it spoil an older infant to breastfeed for comfort?

3). Nursing Older Infants & Toddlers

  • Benefits, myths, tips, & stories

4). What People Say

  • Formula companies, world health authorities and respected figures, parents, researchers, authors, and children all have something to say about breastfeeding beyond infancy


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