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Empowering Women of Color Who Breastfeed

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Black moms who choose to breastfeed face more challenges than other moms who do so in the United States. We talked to the founder of a local group who seeks to empower mother of color who make that choice, and connect them with support and resources.

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Talking to Your Children About Violence

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Discussing unpleasant news with your kids has historically never been an easy task. In an age of 24/7/365 updates, social media and divisive headlines, it has not become any easier. For some perspective on this difficult topic, we talked to licensed psychologist Dolores Cimini, PhD, who runs UAlbany's Center for Behavioral Health Promotion and Applied Research.

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How to Handle Visitors After Your Baby is Born

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We talk to licensed midwife Michelle Doyle about how to take care of yourself in those first six weeks after bringing home baby, especially when it comes to an influx of eager visitors.

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