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DEFINITION OF NURSING ROOM - (Lactation Room)

A Nursing Room is a dedicated private room other than a bathroom, that is shielded from view and interruption from the public, which is used by nursing mothers to express breast milk by breast pumping or through breastfeeding.


TX Restaurant Donates Proceeds after Nursing Mom is Harassed

TX Restaurant Donates Proceeds after Nursing Mom is Harassed

A restaurant in the Houston, TX area is making headlines today for donating 20% of its proceeds from an event over the weekend to a local Milk Bank.  The story behind the donation is a wonderful one.

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Are Lactivists Good or Bad? - New Book Asks

Are Lactivists Good or Bad? - New Book Asks

We’ve written about Ms. Courtney Jung’s ideas on breastfeeding before (see www.momspumphere.com/blog/entry/fired) but this week we are reacting to her new book “Lactivism:  How Feminists and Fundamentalists, Hippies and Yuppies, and Physicians and Politicians Made Breastfeeding Big Business and Bad Policy” (Basic, 258 pages, $26.99) – and we haven’t yet read it entirely.

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In a Perfect World Breast Pumps are Free

In a Perfect World Breast Pumps are Free

The Affordable Care Act (often called Obamacare) was implemented by most insurers on or after August 1 2012. The ACA made free breast pumps available to new moms through their health insurance, a plan intended to take away one of the biggest hurdles for a new mom. For the most part, moms who've taken advantage of this new baby bonus are satisfied.

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Turning Pain into a Call for Parental Leave Policy Changes

Turning Pain into a Call for Parental Leave Policy Changes

Photo:  Facebook, Amber Scorah.  

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Are Airports Lying to Nursing Moms - Are They Really Breastfeeding Friendly?

Are Airports Lying to Nursing Moms - Are They Really Breastfeeding Friendly?

Traveling moms don’t have it easy. There’s a lot of coordination that goes into plane traveling with young children or a newborn. You have to think about how you’re going to maneuver the airports (listed in our airport nursing rooms locator) and get your children from point A to point B seamlessly. In a perfect world it would be seamless but moms often have to deal with luggage, strollers, car seats for the plane, entertaining children or keeping a newborn calm during a flight, stares and comments from less than understanding passengers and then the whole fiasco de-boarding. But what if you are a nursing mom? Traveling with kids or not if a mom is nursing she will also need to coordinate time to breastfeed or breast pump.

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Breastfeeding May Reduce Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Breastfeeding May Reduce Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

New research shows that moms with gestational diabetes can signifcantly lower their chance of developing Type II Diabetes by breastfeeding their baby.

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Medela Slowly Discontinuing Popular Pump, due to complaints?

Medela Slowly Discontinuing Popular Pump, due to complaints?

News broke this week that breast pump manufacturer Medela will be phasing out one of its pumps, the Medela Personal “Double Pump”.  This does not mean the product is being recalled or is dangerous, but they have received complaints that this particular pump is not as efficient as its other models such as the highly recommended Pump In Style Advance or the manual Harmony pump. 

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Melbourne Mom: "This is What Breastfeeding Looks Like"

Melbourne Mom:  "This is What Breastfeeding Looks Like"

 

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Mom Shoots Home Intruders While Breastfeeding 4-Month-Old

Mom Shoots Home Intruders While Breastfeeding 4-Month-Old

Photo:  Support Semantha by Hollie Lyn Ritchie on GoFundMe.  

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Third of Nursing Moms feel Embarrassed to Breastfeed

Third of Nursing Moms feel Embarrassed to Breastfeed

New research from England indicates one in three nursing women feels embarrassed to breastfeed outside the home.

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Katiria Florent: Fitness, Love and Beauty

Katiria Florent: Fitness, Love and Beauty

“My goal is to help others reach the lifetime goal of health and fitness. While on this journey you encounter personal growth, triumph, epiphanies that all lead to a better you.”

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Breastfeeding May Lead to Fewer Childhood Behavior Issues

Breastfeeding May Lead to Fewer Childhood Behavior Issues

Here’s another plus for breastfeeding your babies – you may be helping them avoid behavioral problems as they grow up.

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Maryland Birthing Hospitals Join Movement to "Ban The Bag"

Maryland Birthing Hospitals Join Movement to "Ban The Bag"

Depending on when and where you gave birth, you may have received a “free” diaper bag or cooler pack courtesy of formula companies. Many birthing hospitals in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Delaware have made policy changes which forbid this practice from continuing, and recently Maryland has joined this change.

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NY Attorney General commends Store's New Breastfeeding Policy

NY Attorney General commends Store's New Breastfeeding Policy

Great news, Moms! Century 21 department stores in New York have changed their policy for breastfeeding. Employees at six of the company’s New York locations have been educated and will now instruct nursing mothers that they may breastfeed anywhere in the stores.

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Former NFL Cheerleader Turned Primatologist Shamed for Breastfeeding

Former NFL Cheerleader Turned Primatologist Shamed for Breastfeeding

Who cares if you've discovered an endangered species or nearly died in the Congo to bringmireya mayor breastfeeding awareness to the elusive silver back gorillas or performed in front of thousands in the NFL....you're beautiful breastfeeding picture on Facebook was shamed by a follower and reported as nudity!

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Moms Need Support for Breastfeeding, Not Pressure

Moms Need Support for Breastfeeding, Not Pressure

I think I stand with many moms, nursing or not, who are fired up about last week’s column in The New York Times written by University of Toronto political scientist Courtney Jung. In her column, she has argued that breastfeeding has become a “righteous zeal” and a “moral imperative” and that we are making too big a deal about for mothers in America.

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I want it all

I want it all

I want it all.

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Breastmilk Helps Fight Inflammation

Breastmilk Helps Fight Inflammation

Breastmilk contains molecules that fight inflammation.

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Proposal in D.C. for 16-week Paid Family Leave Plan

Proposal in D.C. for 16-week Paid Family Leave Plan

Could Washington, D.C.’s City Council lead the way for creating the most generous leave mandate in the United States?

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Fewer than 50% of Moms Who Pump at Work Have Adequate Accommodations

Fewer than 50% of Moms Who Pump at Work Have Adequate Accommodations

A new study has found that fewer than half of U.S. nursing mothers have access to adequate workplace accommodations while they are breastfeeding.

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