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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...

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...

Early Hand Expression Boosts Milk Supplies at Day 7 and at 3 Weeks

Early Hand Expression Boosts Milk Supplies at Day 7 and at 3 Weeks

Effect of early breast milk expression on milk volume and timing of lactogenesis stage II among mothers of very low birth weight infants: a pilot s...