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Black Breastfeeding Week: Building on a Foundation of Support for Breastfeeding Moms

Black Breastfeeding Week: Building on a Foundation of Support for Breastfeeding Moms

This year marks the 10th anniversary of Black Breastfeeding Week. The week-long observance focuses on providing lactation support to people of co ...
Indigenous Milk Medicine Week: Supporting Native Moms on their Breastfeeding Journeys

Indigenous Milk Medicine Week: Supporting Native Moms on their Breastfeeding Journeys

Previously known as Native Breastfeeding Week, Indigenous Milk Medicine Week (IMMW) is celebrated the second week of August, which is National Br ...
Vaccines before, during and after pregnancy

Vaccines before, during and after pregnancy

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. Below we highlight why vaccines are so important, for the health of moms and babies. Vaccine ...
Breastfeeding, breast milk, and pumping: What you need to know

Breastfeeding, breast milk, and pumping: What you need to know

Breastfeeding has many benefits for you and your baby. Below we share some important messages about breastfeeding as part of National Breastfeedi ...
Taking Care of Your Mental Health While Your Baby Is in the NICU

Taking Care of Your Mental Health While Your Baby Is in the NICU

The neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) provides around-the-clock care to sick or preterm babies. If your baby requires NICU care, he or she may ...
Take Care of Your Mental Health During Pregnancy

Take Care of Your Mental Health During Pregnancy

Pregnancy and childbirth can trigger more than just changes in your body. Your mental well-being can be affected by fluctuating hormones that tri ...
Raise your awareness about cleft lip and cleft palate

Raise your awareness about cleft lip and cleft palate

A common birth defect, cleft lip is when a baby’s upper lip doesn’t form completely and has an opening in it. A cleft palate is another type of b ...
Do you know what CMV is?

Do you know what CMV is?

June is National Congenital Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Awareness Month. If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, it’s important to kno ...
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Pregnancy

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Pregnancy

You probably know that stress and depression can affect your pregnancy, but did you know that past traumatic events can, too? Learn more about po ...
5 Steps Men Can Take to Get Healthy Before Conception

5 Steps Men Can Take to Get Healthy Before Conception

June is Men’s Health Month, but making changes to improve your health can be something you can do at any point during the year. Preconception ...