Home > Parenting > Child > Nutrition Nutrition All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Fertility » Baby » Child Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year » Multimedia » Birth » Pregnancy nutrition » Pregnancy week-by-week » Kindergesondheid Many women are sharing breast milk, and that has health experts worried According to new research, there is a risk of dilution, or contamination with viruses or bacteria, particularly with donor breast milk obtained online. ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » 10 interesting Down syndrome facts Autistic savant 'reads minds' Working moms lack supportive workplace environments to express breast milk Many breastfeeding moms stop breastfeeding their babies when they go back to work, because their workplace environments aren't conducive to expressing milk. Breastfeeding isn't just good for the baby – it may help a mom's heart Research suggests women who breastfeed have stronger immune systems. Babies need to be exposed to a variety of foods Introducing babies to a variety of fruits and vegetables and other types of foods early on is key to a better diet quality later on. 5 ways your baby benefits from breastfeeding Breast milk is rich in antibodies that cannot be artificially made. Here are more reasons why breast milk is good for your baby. Do gluten-free kids' foods provide enough nutrition? Although many parents think it’s healthy, a gluten-free diet might not be the best thing for children. Dietitians say: 'Breast is best' We asked three dietitians, who are also moms, about their breastfeeding experiences and why breast is best. Breastfeeding? Here’s what you should know Breastfeeding offers benefits to both baby and mother. Here are a few things you should be aware of. Experts warn of ‘dire consequences’ of solids too soon Feeding solids to infants before six months may cause problems later in life. Is it okay to drink alcohol while breastfeeding? An expert weighs in You didn't touch a drop of alcohol throughout your pregnancy – but is it safe to have a glass of wine while you breastfeed? We take a look during World Breastfeeding Week. load more articles advertisement Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.