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Pumping your breast milk 101

Pumping your breast milk 101

There’s no doubt that breast milk is the best food for babies in the first year of life. Breast milk has fatty acids, like DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), ...
Breastfeeding in the NICU

Breastfeeding in the NICU

Breastfeeding can be challenging for any new mom. But if you had a premature birth (birth that happens before 37 weeks of pregnancy) and your baby is ...
Breastfeeding basics

Breastfeeding basics

Today’s post is from Nancy Hurst, director of Women's Support Services at Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, who will be discussing #Breastfeeding10 ...
Is breastfeeding a preemie different than a full term baby?

Is breastfeeding a preemie different than a full term baby?

The answer is yes. You’ve probably spent the last few months anxiously getting ready for your baby’s arrival. You’ve probably also thought about an ...
How to establish your milk supply while your preemie is in the NICU

How to establish your milk supply while your preemie is in the NICU

If your baby is in the NICU, you may not be able to breastfeed the way you imagined. But providing your preemie with your breast milk will give her th ...

Breastfeeding 101

If you’re breastfeeding or thinking about breastfeeding, you’ve come to the right place. This post is your one-stop-shop for all things breastfeeding. ...