Tips & Tricks
Breast augmentation is always an interesting topic when I’m talking to pregnant moms. Many moms to be have had some sort of augmentation and are leery of whether they can breastfeed or not. I’m here to tell you that it totally depends, so let’s go through the things you need to know.
Your insurance will most likely pay for your breast pump! Really! Why? According to Healthcare.Gov, “Health insurance plans must provide breastfeeding support, counseling, and equipment for the duration of breastfeeding. These services may be provided before and after...
Talk to Your Patients about Their Infant Feeding Goals Before Birth: Ask your patients if they’ve considered breastmilk feeding or chest feeding. If so, will they be returning to work? Do they plan to exclusively pump? Are there any aversions to having the baby at...
We at Ardo are convinced that our Swiss Made breast pumps are high-quality products in every way. And what do healthcare professionals think who are confronted on a daily basis with issues about breastfeeding and expressing milk? With our large-scale expert survey, we...
If you are a breastfeeding mom then I’d bet there was at least one time that your breast felt tender and you thought, “Oh no, I hope I don’t have mastitis!” But how do you know if you have it? What do you do to get rid of it? In this article we’ll talk about the difference between clogged ducts and mastitis and what you can do to heal yourself.
In the second part of this 2 of 3 part series, we’re going to discuss what it means to be a bereaved milk donor. We’ll talk about what your resources are in the local community and beyond. In the next part of series, we’ll talk a bit about establishing supply and weaning from the pump.
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Help! Nursing in public is one thing but pumping in public? We asked experts and other moms for their best tips on providing liquid gold while out and about.
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It all comes down to the latch in breastfeeding — but do you know how to help your baby achieve a “good latch”? Abby Theuring, The Badass Breastfeeder, tells what worked for her boys and gives resources to help with those early days.
Questions about galactagoges (foods, herbs or medications that increase breast milk supply) and how they rank for strength? Nurse Wendy gives a quick reference guide.