Category Archives: Babeworthy

The author of “Pushed” on Early Elective Births

Following up on last week’s post on the Booby Trap of an early elective birth, we asked Jennifer Block, author of Pushed: The Painful Truth about Childbirth and Modern Maternity Care, to answer some questions on this topic. Pushed shines … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/21/2011

Breastfeeding in Style: Button-down Tops

Hey breastfeeding babes, it’s me, Maryam from Milk-Friendly. I am so excited to be a new contributor here at Best for Babes! My goal is to offer you fun, and fresh bits of fashion inspirations that are suitable for breastfeeding. … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/19/2011

From Dou-la-la…Breast is Best, Sponsored by Simfamil: Don Draper Explains It All For Us.

This post was originally published on Dou-la-la on 9/4/2010. We’re so glad she’s allowed us to share it here, too! INT: STERLING COOPER DRAPER PRYCE, DON DRAPER’s OFFICE. PEGGY OLSON and PETE CAMPBELL sit expectantly on the sofa, an easel bearing … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/13/2011

Men and Cows…Making Human Breast Milk?

No, these stories aren’t from The Onion…they’re the real deal! 1.  Genetically modified cows in China are purportedly producing human breastmilk. Sales plans project that it’ll be available in stores in three years. But just how close to human milk is … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/10/2011

Talk Breastfeeding Support with Your Boss in 3 Steps

It’s all over the news, Babe: you’re worth it!  Breastfeeding isn’t just good for the health of mamas and their babes, it’s good for your employer’s bottom line, too. Here are three tools to break the ice AND show them … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/01/2011

Babeworthy: Formula Companies Get Creative

Did you catch these Babeworthy stories in the news this week?! 1.  Similac’s had an app for that for a few months and now Mead-Johnson, maker of Enfamil, is tossing their hat in the ring with their ExpectingBaby iPhone app. … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/27/2011

Babeworthy: The Black Market for Breastmilk & How ‘HEALING’ Can Help You

What’s Babeworthy this week? Check it out! 1.  There’s a thriving black market for the sale, donation, and sharing of breast milk. They call it “liquid gold” for a reason!  What’s your take: should breast milk be sold? 2.  On … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/20/2011

Babeworthy: Nestle Laughs at the WHO Code

Babes, if you’ve been too busy to catch the news in breastfeeding this week, here are a few links to keep you up to speed: 1.  Nestle thinks 97% of its WHO Code Violations aren’t worth addressing. Of their 134 … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/13/2011

BfB’s Mother’s Day Sale!

Great news, Babes!  This Mother’s Day -and ALL month!- you can save $5 on our signature gear. Save $5 with code HEALING at checkout – plus, FREE shipping! Save $5 on the following tops for breastfeeding Babes: The Annee Matthew … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/06/2011

Check out our first podcast: An introduction to Best for Babes!

We’re so happy to share our first Best for Babes podcast! In this introduction to Best for Babes, Tanya interviewed Danielle and Bettina about their own breastfeeding experiences, how they founded Best for Babes, which Booby Traps really get under their … Continue reading

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Last revised on 04/08/2011