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It is difficult — even scary — when a family is struggling with a challenging custody and visitation arrangement while the baby is still breastfeeding.
For some babies, human breast milk is medicine.
Mothers and medical providers need to determine the right equipment based on the clinical situations, not insurance plan limits. Read More
Congratulations to the 7 Pennsylvania hospitals selected for the EMPower Breastfeeding: Enhancing Maternity Practices (EMPower) initiative. Read More
The Ban the Bags Campaign is an effort to eliminate commercial discharge bags from hospitals.
Representatives from Philadelphia’s six birthing hospitals announced that they will no longer give free industry-sponsored formula bags to new mothers, securing a “bag free Philadelphia”.
The CDC’s 2014 Breastfeeding Report Card is now available.