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How to Care for Your Breast Pump

For many of the moms that I work with, their breast pump becomes an almost constant companion. They get schlepped from home to work to carpool lane to church to business trips and back home again. I had to giggle recently at this fantastic tweet from Carson Daly, bragging on his wife who, at 2 […]

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TSA Guidelines and Air Travel Tips for Pumping Moms

11/23/12: UPDATE: We have added the ccrail.com latest TSA Guidelines for traveling with breast milk and breast pumps to this post. They haven’t changed, but they do make it clear that you don’t have to taste your milk, etc. Still might be a good idea to print them out and take them with you. We recently […]

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Three years ago, filmmaker Kevin West and his wife experienced the heartbreak of http://bhutandirectory.com/buy-viagra-online-cheap losing their baby in the eighth month of pregnancy. After the tragic loss, West and his wife learned about milk banking, and his wife became a milk donor to http://www.hexicamaerials.com/viagra-20 the cheap viagra 50mg Human Milk Banking Association of North America (HMBANA). “Your body doesn’t realize […]

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New Breastfeeding Policy Statement From the American Academy of Pediatrics

Today the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released its new policy statement on breastfeeding, making several key changes to its 2005 statement. Because the AAP’s recommendations carry significant weight with moms and health care providers, we wanted to share some of the important changes to the AAP’s recommendations as well as the shift in its […]

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Think Breastfeeding Discrimination is acxit.com Wrong? Take Action!

ABC News recently reported on Texas mom, Donnicia Venters, who was fired from her job at a debt collection agency in 2010 after requesting time to use the bathroom to pump at work. Ms. Venters sued her employer for discrimination under title VII of the Civil Rights Act, but the judge ruled against her stating, […]

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