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18 Good to Know Breastfeeding Facts

Breastfeeding is pretty amazing, it gives your little one a good start to life.  Here are 18 facts to help motivate, inspire and fascinate you: 1. The first 24 hours after birth are most crucial for milk production. The signal for making breast milk starts immediately after the placenta is delivered.  Skin to skin contact […]

Comparing Breast Pumps: Real Mom Review

Comparing Breast Pumps: Medela, Megna & Spectra Brittany Busbee First-time Mom, First-time Pumper I am a first-time mom to my beautiful baby girl and I really had no idea what to expect about breastfeeding.  Honestly, I knew even less about using a breast pump…so, keep that in mind when I was faced with using one! […]

Breastfeeding changing color? What does that mean?

by Melissa Portunato MPH, IBCLC You finally got the hang of breastfeeding. You perfected baby’s latch, you’ve mastered the football hold while texting, and baby has a ton of poop diapers so you know your milk supply is right on track. But since you’ve started pumping, you’ve noticed variations in the color of your breastmilk. Your […]

Exclusively Pumping: Why and How

By Jennifer Gaskill As a first-time mother, I experienced both the demanding and rewarding sides of providing breast milk for my child.  My breastfeeding journey was unique and challenging. Like many moms today, my expressed breast milk saved the day. Nowadays, exclusively pumping, once the territory of mostly NICU moms, has become the chosen feeding […]

How To Clean Your Spectra Accessories

Prior To First Use Do not wash/sterilize the tubing(s).  They will never come into contact with breast milk since Spectra pumps are closed-system pumps. Wash all other parts in warm soapy water, rinse well & allow them to air dry on an unused dishtowel or paper towels.  ***using non-antibacterial soap is recommended to ensure that […]

How To Get a Spectra Pump Through Insurance

by Jenn Foster, IBCLC With the passing of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), insurance companies now MUST cover a breast pump for mothers during their pregnancies. This includes Medicaid and Medicare.  There are a few plans that are an exception aka “grandfathered in. So how does it work? Insurance companies contract with DMEs (Durable Medical […]

Postpartum While Breastfeeding

by Jenn Foster, MA, IBCLC, RLC You aren’t alone…don’t suffer in silence! The prevalence of Postpartum Depression or Postnatal Depression has been documented in affecting an alarming 13-20% of women after the delivery of their baby. In fact, the U.S. Surgeon General Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding indicated that PPD affects a minimum of […]

Infant Ready For The Win

By: By Malaika Ludman, MPH, CLC, Doula In 2016, the United Nations Children’s Fund reported that at least 535 million children were living in countries affected by emergencies. Emergencies include natural disasters (i.e. hurricanes), family crises (i.e. sudden homelessness), and man-made disasters where access to infrastructure is limited. Disasters are occurring more frequently and with […]

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