Guest Blog Post – Katie

I’m writing in response to the section on The Postpartum Stress Center’s Web site titled “Is Breast Always Best?” Your editorial resonated with me and gave me a new idea. I’m certainly not writing to argue your thoughts, because I’ve been in that grief-inducing spot of having to choose whether to continue breastfeeding my baby […]

Benzos and Breastfeeding

Good news reported by MGH blog regarding the use of benzodiazepines during breastfeeding.  Research is supporting the use of benzos (ativan, xanax, klonopin) during lactation with a low risk for side effects.  They emphasize that infants should be monitored and that sedation may occur but that the overall risk is low.  This is important information […]

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