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New Documentary Highlights the Importance of Human Milk Banking and Donor Milk

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Three years ago, filmmaker Kevin West and his wife experienced the heartbreak of losing their baby in the eighth month of pregnancy. After the usefull link tragic loss, West and his wife learned about milk banking, and his wife became a milk donor to the Human Milk Banking Association of lowest levitra price North America (HMBANA). “Your body doesn’t realize […]

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New Breastfeeding Policy Statement From the American Academy of Pediatrics

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Today the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released its new policy statement on breastfeeding, making several key changes to its 2005 statement. Because the ahsvet.com 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 Wrong? Take Action!

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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 indian cialis generic 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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Help Get a Google Doodle Promoting Breastfeeding!

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We’re always excited to hear about creative ways to promote breastfeeding, so we loved this idea from a member of the Breastfeeding Task Force of Santa Clara asking Google to create a “Google Doodle” in support of breastfeeding. What’s a Google Doodle? Google has a team of artists, known as the Doodlers, who make changes […]

Mama Pear Designs New Year’s Giveaway

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A few months ago the Hygeia team attended the ABC Kids Expo in Louisville, Kentucky. The ABC Expo is one of http://stpatricksdayparade.org/generic-levitra-sale our favorite annual events with hundreds of companies showing the latest innovations in children’s and baby products. We love meeting with retail stores from across the country as well as other companies supporting moms […]