Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Medela Pump recall

Medela, Inc. is recalling a limited number of the Pump In Style Advanced breastpumps. The small percent of pumps affected by this recall were manufactured between February 10, 2010 and March 3, 2010 and shipped between February 10, 2010 and April 30, 2010. These pumps would have been purchased by mothers between approximately March 1 and June 30, 2010.

For more info, click here:

Saturday, November 13, 2010

New Radio Documentary on breastfeeding beyond the first year

This is a new 1-hr radio documentary entitled, "Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy" that features the voices of fourteen women who have breastfed their children between one and four years. Some of the major topics covered include dealing with judgment and criticism, public nursing, benefits and challenges, changes in perception, weaning, nursing while working, and support. Also featured is commentary from Dr. Nigel Rollins, of the World Health Organization, Dr. Jay Gordon, a Fellow of the American Association of Pediatrics, and Dr. Katherine Dettwyler, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Delaware.

Listen here:

Sunday, September 5, 2010

Join the Boob-olution!

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Dr Hale's Survey on use of Domperidone and Reglan

If you have taken Motilium/Domperidone or Metoclopramide/Regland to increase your milk supply, please participate in Dr Hale's survey:

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Do it for the economy :)

Study: Breast-feeding would save lives, money

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Will your insurance cover breastfeeding related expenses?

Check out this website to see if your health insurance will cover breast pump rental/purchase and a Lactation Consultant.

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Doulas Rock!