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Breast Pump Cleaning (New CDC Guidelines)

Breast Pump Cleaning (New CDC Guidelines)

The CDC just released new guidelines for “How to Keep Your Breast Pump Kit Clean.” LactaMed has put together a summary to help you when it is tim...

Reasons Your Baby Might Want to Nurse, Besides Hunger | LactaMed

Reasons Your Baby Might Want to Nurse, Besides Hunger | LactaMed

Does it seem like your baby is constantly breastfeeding? You’re not alone! Many mothers experience this and it doesn’t necessarily indicate tha...

BREASTFEEDING POSITIONS TO AVOID

BREASTFEEDING POSITIONS TO AVOID

When your baby is not positioned properly, your breasts may not be stimulated to adequately produce milk and your baby might not be getting enoug...

Two Studies Confirm Massage Increases Fat Percentage in Pumped Milk

Two Studies Confirm Massage Increases Fat Percentage in Pumped Milk

Two studies confirm massage increases fat percentage in pumped milk.  One recent and one fairly older study both point to a simple and cost free w...

Study Shows Hands on Pumping Increases Milk Volumes

Study Shows Hands on Pumping Increases Milk Volumes

A study done by Dr. Jane Morton at Stanford University showed that mothers that used a Hands on Pumping technique along with hand expression incre...