Join children’s librarian Shamika Ledesmas as she interviews Stephanie Romney from the American Heart Association and Ruth Cowing, Program Director of the Rochester Children’s Film festival as they discuss this years offering. The festival is sponsored by the Rochester Association for the Education of Young Children.
Join pediatrician Dr. Elizabeth Murray as she discusses all elements of installing the proper car seat for your baby or young child. With her are Officer Kris Runyon of the Rochester Police Department and Deanna King of “cynicalmother.com.” This in-depth discussion is loaded with information and tips on choosing and installing the proper car seat for your little one.Description
Dr. Ruth Lawrence and Professor Athesia Benjamin host a live, call in TV show. A variety of questions are asked by viewers including “What should I do because my baby is teething and starting to bite?” and “My husband and I want to get pregnant again. Do I need to wean first?” Time 1-hour.
Join Sue Costanza, RN and Lactation Consultant, and Athesia Benjamin, Art Professor and mom, and learn a variety of techniques for getting your baby to latch on to the breast. This is a hands-on, visual demonstration. Time – 40 minutes
This video provides tips and challenges on breastfeeding from Linda Howell, a registered nurse and lactation counselor at GCHS. Time 26 minutes.
Dr. Sue Tanski, a pediatrician at GCHS and Rochester General Pediatric Associates, explores a variety of topics related to breastfeeding. She appears with her son, 3 1/2 month-old Ryan. Time 25 minutes.
A new mom tells how breastfeeding her baby has changed her life.
Professor Athesia Benjamin interviews Dr. Ruth Lawrence Lawrence on all the different substances nursing moms can put into their bodies while breastfeeding. Caffeine, alcohol, herbs and nicotine are some of the topics discussed. Time – one hour. Dr. Ruth Lawrence, Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynocology is at the University of Rochester, NY and is one of the nation’s leading authorities on breastfeeding.
Join Dr, Ruth Lawrence, one of the world’s leading authorities on breastfeeding, as she discusses a variety of general topic related to nursing your infant.
Nutrition Tips while Breastfeeding — Join Katherine Ippolito in her interview with fellow Registered Dietitian Heather Fiore as they explore nutrition for breastfeeding mothers. “What can I eat while breastfeeding?” — “What are the benefits?” — “How often should I feed the baby?” are a few of the many topics explored in this easy-to-follow Q/A format. (15 minutes) (Our special thanks to the Genesee Dietetic Association for content and also to Bob Muir for post-production)