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Breastfeeding Tips: Transitioning from Your Pregnancy Diet

Check out these breastfeeding tips and recommendations for when your little one arrives, and see what you should do different from when you were pregnant.

Sarah McIlvaine
Breastfeeding Impacts

Potential Breastfeeding Impacts On The Community

In this article originally published by WPSD Local 6, learn about a community in Kentucky that is trying to highlight the positive impacts breastfeeding.

Aimee Sharp
Lactation Rooms

Where Breastfeeding Mothers Pumped at the Oscars Was Unacceptable

Mashable published this opinion piece about the need for lactation rooms at major events and what goals those event venues can work toward.

Aimee Sharp

Report: Breast-Feeding Increase Could Save More Than 800,000 Lives Annually

More than 1,300 studies were reviewed, including some commissioned specifically for this report, which focused on the levels and benefits of breast-feeding.

Aimee Sharp

Why Brazil Loves Breastfeeding

In this article, originally published by The Atlantic, learn about Brazil's policies that promote breastfeeding for the women of the country.

Aimee Sharp
Crib Bumpers

Ban Crib Bumpers Because of Rising Deaths, Researchers Say

In this article, originally published in HealthDay News, learn more about the reasons healthcare professionals are calling for the banning of crib bumpers.

Aimee Sharp
Breastfeeding Preemies

Breastfeeding Preemies May Reduce Risk of a Serious Eye Problem

In this article by Kathleen Doheny for Health.com learn why breastfeeding a premature infant may help reduce the risk of a serious eye problem.

Aimee Sharp
Breastfeeding Laws

Employers Routinely Break The Law When It Comes To Breastfeeding Moms

In this article, originally published by Forbes, learn about breastfeeding laws and how many women access to both break time and a private space to pump.

Aimee Sharp
World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week 2015

During this year's World Breastfeeding Week, we're focusing on providing information to moms who are interested in breastfeeding or currently breastfeeding.

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS
National Breastfeeding Month

Shield HealthCare Celebrates National Breastfeeding Month

Shield HealthCare’s is excited to be celebrating National Breastfeeding Month. Our Breastfeeding Community provides information on a variety of topics.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
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