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Freemie collection cups Meet Our Sponsor: Freemie -   Our sponsor for the month is Freemie. They would like to introduce you to their products…Have you heardabout our sponsor Freemie's hands-free pumping system? Do you have trouble making enough time or finding the right space to pump effectively at work? Consider pumping while doing your job. Freemie breast pump collection cups are a […]
Aedes aegypti by E. A. Goeldi (1905). Public Domain {PD-1923} Zika virus and breastfeeding - Should breastfeeding parents be concerned about Zika? According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:Have you heardabout our sponsor Freemie's hands-free pumping system? To date, there are no reports of infants getting Zika virus through breastfeeding. Because of the benefits of breastfeeding, mothers are encouraged to breastfeed even in areas where Zika virus […]
WHO Code Publications What do I need to know about the WHO Code? - The WHO Code (or simply, “The Code”) is a short name for the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes, which was adopted by the World Health Assembly and UNICEF in 1981. Since that time, a number of resolutions have also been passed to clarify and add to the Code. The Code is a marketing code that aims to […]
cQk7bl7miLadj2CwKwUfIslJwHX-g8l9cKDTAVN8-Vk A Texas Photographer’s Public Breastfeeding Project -   Text by Leilani Rogers I have 4 children, ages 8 to 15. I breastfed them all, but it was a tough journey.  Breastfeeding was very important to me, it just did not come easy.  My first 2 babies were premature, and that presented some unique challenges.  Advocating for my baby and myself did not […]
kellymom_badge128 How to become a KellyMom Sponsor - KellyMom is now offering the opportunity to sponsor our site for one month at a time.Have you heardabout our sponsor Freemie's hands-free pumping system? Only one company will be the sponsor for each month, so your sponsorship will not be competing with ads or sponsored posts. To thank our sponsor, we will provide: A comment near the top & […]
KellyMom.com Kellymom Live Meetup! - You are invited to a KellyMom Meetup! Live music and families and breastfeeding/parenting talk– who’s in? Bring the whole family (including babies & kids) or come on your own.Have you heardabout our sponsor Freemie's hands-free pumping system? Meet Kelly, connect with other parents, and have a good time at one of our favorite local live music […]
Breastfeeding on children's TV Children’s TV Showcasing Breastfeeding - Here are clips from Sesame Street episodes that talk about breastfeeding…Have you heardabout our sponsor Freemie's hands-free pumping system? Buffy breastfeeding Cody, from 1977: Maria breastfeeding Gabriela, from 1988: Moving away from Sesame Street for a moment, Mr. Rogers also talked about breastfeeding in Episode 1536 from 1984 (the nursing section starts about 2:40): This […]

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