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My Milk Supply is Great but I Just CAN’T PUMP!


I was her…that mom that had to pump for days just to have enough milk to go out with my husband to a movie. The one who could sit for 45 minutes and get just barely enough to cover the bottom of the container attached to my pump. If I was working, I just couldn’t […]

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Book Recommendation: The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, 8th Edition


I often get asked “What is the best breastfeeding book on pill price viagra the market?”  For me, the answer is easy: The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, 8th Edition (which usually includes a reminder to look for the ORANGE version!). The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding has been around for a long time. Its first edition was published in […]

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I’m Not Ready to Wean My Baby But I’m Ready to Ditch the Pump!


As an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), I work with a lot of mothers for whom pumping is a major part of their breastfeeding experience. While most are incredibly thankful for the ability to pump, almost all are ready to celebrate when they realize that it is time to wean off the pump. But, […]

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Why Hygeia Loves the Three R’s


Reduce, Reuse, Recycle… Every kid learns the Three R’s in elementary school, right? We’ve all become a lot more savvy about how to reduce our carbon footprint in recent years as we have started to it's cool focus on reducing our consumption of goods. Fortunately, Hygeia is committed to NO PUMPS in DUMPS™! Let’s keep our breast […]