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Kildare Nationalist — Kildare lactation consultant launches on-demand breastfeeding course

Katie Mugan A new series of breastfeeding lessons, covering the early days through to the end of your breastfeeding journey, has been launched by NursingMama.ie. The first of its kind to launch in Ireland, this new service allows parents to take NursingMama.ie classes at their own pace and from the comfort of their own home. […]

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Milk Diva Lactation Services and Poplin Pediatric Dentistry Open New Collaborative Infant Feeding Clinic

The collaboration between the two specialty firms is the first and only of its kind in Central Texas. By having a Milk Diva consultant in the office alongside us, we are able to provide more comprehensive care than either practice can provide independently. — Dr. Jared Poplin AUSTIN, TEXAS, USA, July 30, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — […]

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University of Toronto: U of T Mississauga’s New Lactation Pod Provides Privacy for Breastfeeding and Breastfeeding | India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

Everyone has the right to nurse or breastfeed anywhere at the University of Toronto – and there are plenty of places on all three campuses that provide quiet, comfortable spaces for feeding and pumping. And then there’s the new lactation group at the University of Mississauga. “We’ve designated several areas around campus for nursing and […]

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MCRN Health Talk: Benefits of Breastfeeding | Weekend magazine

Breastfeeding – good for babies, parents and business. When it comes to infant feeding, many of us may have heard that “breast is best”. With current infant formula shortages, more parents are exclusively breastfeeding their babies for at least six months. For many new families, breastfeeding and returning to work can be difficult. Vermont’s breastfeeding […]

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Local lactation and family-at-home counselors help families in Richmond | Local business news

On a recent afternoon, Stephanie Lee sat in a chair in a first-floor bedroom, breastfeeding her one-month-old daughter, Margot. She was joined by lactation and family consultants Katie Skaggs and Kelsey Carroll, who launched their home-based business Coming Home LLC in February. They asked questions and provided advice – all the while cooing about Margot. […]

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Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County Celebrates National Breastfeeding Month

Miami, Florida.— The Miami-Dade County Florida Department of Health (DOH) celebrates National Breastfeeding Month in August. In recognition, various Miami-Dade County organizations have partnered to host 2022 BreastfeedMIAMI. This year’s theme— Together we do great things! – emphasizes the power and impact of our collective efforts on families and communities. This happens through our daily […]

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Breastfeeding center opens in Norwich

OB-GYN Services had a grand opening on July 28 at 17 Case St. in Norwich. OB-GYN Services treats area patients with care and compassion, and its new breastfeeding service Kathie Gauthier, CNM, IBCLC, left, and Tracey Gomes-Johnson, practice administrator at OB-GYN Services. The center is no exception. Housed in a separate building on site, the […]

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On-demand breastfeeding classes now available for parents in Mayo

Published: Wed 27 Jul 2022, 12:52 PM Last update: Wed 27 Jul 2022, 12:53 PM A new series of breastfeeding lessons from NursingMama.ie covering the early days to the end of your breastfeeding journey is now available for Mayo parents. The first of its kind to launch in Ireland, this new service allows parents to […]

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Murkowski proposes bipartisan law on lactation spaces for veteran mothers

Every U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center would have a designated lactation space under a bipartisan bill introduced July 21 by U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK). “Right now, only half of VA medical centers have a nursing room, so we need to change that,” Sen. Murkowski said. “I’m proud to support female veterans […]

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County Council approves lactation rooms in county buildings and paid family leave for employees

The county council unanimously passed a pair of bills led by council member Andrew Friedson that seek to improve working conditions for county employees. A bill would require county buildings to set up lactation rooms for county employees. The legislation has undergone some changes since its first draft, which called for rooms to be equipped […]

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Medela launches Buy One, Give One campaign to benefit breastfeeding families through partnership with Good+Foundation

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week, Medela extends support to breastfeeding families McHenry, Ill., July 26. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medela, the most trusted breast pump brand** , today announced a Buy One, Give One […]

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For your health: Intensify breastfeeding

August 1-7 is recognized annually as World Breastfeeding Week to raise awareness about breastfeeding. This year’s theme is: Intensify breastfeeding, educate and support. Have you supported a breastfeeding family? In order to support breastfeeding, we need to know why it matters. Having good factual information is crucial for encouraging and providing support. Breastfeeding is the […]

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Pasco, Citrus, Hernando and WIC Ministries of Health Recognize World Breastfeeding Week

PASCO COUNTY, Florida. – The Florida Department of Health in Pasco, Citrus, and Hernando Counties and the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2022 August 1-7 . This year’s theme is Intensify Breastfeeding: Educate and Support. The Florida Department of Health in Pasco, Citrus, and Hernando Counties […]

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Breastfeeding anthem ‘Uyirthuli’ released – The Hindu

The fifth International Breastfeeding Conference was organized by Chennai-based Nectar Healthcare Services, which was marked by the release of the breastfeeding anthem “Uyirthuli”. The fifth International Breastfeeding Conference was organized by Chennai-based Nectar Healthcare Services, which was marked by the release of the breastfeeding anthem “Uyirthuli”. J. Radhakrishnan, secretary of the Department of Cooperation, Food […]

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HEALTHY HORIZONS BREASTFEEDING CENTERS AND CORPORATE BREASTFEEDING SERVICES CELEBRATE CONTINUED GROWTH THROUGH 2022

Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers and Corporate Lactation Services have been supporting working families for over 30 years Sheila Dukas-Janakos, MPH, IBCLC, LE, RLC Healthy Horizons has been supporting working families for 31 years and counting No parent should feel pressured to choose between their career and their little one. Our goal is to make sure […]

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How Workplace Lactation Support Benefits Employees and Businesses

As more women have entered the workforce, the need for lactation support has increased, but is still not recognized as an important health benefit. This can not only have a negative effect on employees, but can also extend to their families. Accommodations have been made over the years for non-essential needs such as smoking, including […]

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Let’s normalize Recognize that breastfeeding is difficult

“You know you can always give formula. You don’t have to breastfeed. If I had a dollar for every time someone told me that in the past two and a half years of breastfeeding two children… They’re not wrong – I could just give a formula. But what I really want is someone to listen […]

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Breastfeeding specialist takes on Dr Hilary Jones for breastfeeding advice

A breastfeeding specialist has slammed Good Morning Britain’s Dr Hilary Jones for saying breastfed babies need extra water in hot weather. Lucy Ruddle, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), said the advice given by the TV doctor on yesterday’s show was incorrect and dangerous. During a segment on how to stay cool in the […]

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Marketing of infant formula directly affects breastfeeding rates

Formula manufacturers continue to defy international regulations and target health centers to market their products, according to a WHO study on the marketing of infant formula and its impact on breastfeeding. This practice is particularly prevalent in developing countries such as Nigeria and the South, where television marketing is less popular and where formula companies […]

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Money Diary Dietitian/Lactation Consultant Queens, NY Budget

Occupation: Dietitian/lactation consultantIndustry: Nutrition/Public HealthAge: 29Location: Queens, New YorkSalary: $80,000 ($62,000 from a full-time job + $18,000 from a part-time job) Net value : -$2,820 (Investments: $14,680, 403(b): $4,000, HYSA: $12,000 minus student loan debt. My partner, V. (she/her), and I started living together recently but we don’t share finances yet She recently got her […]

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The Breastfeeding Festival will be held in Derry next month

The festival will host a series of events offering support and information to breastfeeding parents and their families across the North. The week-long festival coincides with World Breastfeeding Week and includes talks, workshops and fun activities that families can get involved in, in person and online. Breastival Coordinator Catherine Muldoon said, “Families who participated said […]

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Commercialization of infant formula disrupts breastfeeding goals

[Lagos] Formula manufacturers continue to defy international regulations and target health centers to market their products, WHO says study on formula marketing and its impact on breastfeeding programming. This practice is particularly prevalent in developing countries such as Nigeria and the South, where television marketing is less popular and where formula companies target health workers. […]

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Africa: Commercialization of infant formula disrupts breastfeeding goals

Lagos – Formula companies continue to defy international regulations and target health centers to market their products, says WHO study on formula marketing and its impact on breastfeeding programming. This practice is particularly prevalent in developing countries such as Nigeria and the South, where television marketing is less popular and formula companies target health workers. […]

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Baker offers free lactation cookies to help mums cope with formula shortage

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Nikita Ford, a Richmond Public Schools teacher, fulfilled a lifelong dream in 2021 when she opened Sweets by Keet Bakery in Henrico’s West End. “When I became a small business owner, the one thing I said I had to do was change. Be a light to a lot of people,” Ford […]

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Audrey Roloff gets real about postpartum lactation in an Instagram post

Audrey Roloff realizes one of her postpartum struggles. (Photo via Instagram @audreyroloff) Audrey Rolloff let fans step into postpartum life. On Monday, the “Little People, Big World” star shared a video with his over 1.5 million Instagram followers, revealing an ongoing thing that’s been going on since the birth of his 8-month-old son, Radley. In […]

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Certified Lactation Consultant Provides Breastfeeding Support to Oswego Health Mothers – Oswego County Today

Oswego Health Maternity Service, Amy Ilardi, RN, is a Certified Lactation Consultant. Photo provided by Oswego Health. OSWEGO – Breastfeeding has many health benefits for mothers and babies, but it can sometimes be difficult – both emotionally and physically. A lactation consultant is often a source of emotional support and encouragement, as the first weeks […]

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Janine Gard: Breastfeeding – how you can support your partner

Fathers can do many things with their newborns to support their partner. Janine Gard is a qualified birth educator (2005) and founder of the Bellies to Babies prenatal and postnatal classes. She has helped over 3700 parents prepare mentally, emotionally and physically for their journey to parenthood and loves what she does. This week, Janine […]

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Plan of lactation rooms approved by the R-III School Board

John Rohlf, editor The Warren County R-III School Board has approved a plan to designate a room in each school district building as an exclusive lactation support room. Missouri Bill 432, passed in 2021, requires school districts to adopt written policies to provide accommodations for lactating employees and students to express breast milk, breastfeed a […]