Lactation education

Breastfeeding rooms | Status of Women Committee

The mission of the lactation promotion subcommittee is to expand access to dedicated lactation rooms wherever employees and students are located, to maintain clean and welcoming rooms for the comfort of breastfeeding parents, and to provide lactation resources to parents new to or returning from campus. of maternity leave. Currently, there are four lactation spaces […]

Breastfeeding taskforce

Supporters celebrate World Breastfeeding Week from August 1-7

LAS CRUCES — Vivikka Peña, 32, a cosmetologist at Arroyo Salon in Las Cruces, struggled to breastfeed her now 6-month-old son Gaidge, but she refused to give up. Peña’s son was born with infantile jaundice, a common condition in newborns that causes a yellow discoloration of the baby’s skin and eyes. “We were in the […]