Category Archives: Support 360

Little League Mom Harassed for Nursing at Practice

Elissa Scott’s son was so excited to play Little League baseball. Unfortunately, that excitement quickly turned to tears at his very first practice. Jace’s mother was harassed, scolded, and belittled by other adults. And what was she doing that was … Continue reading

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Last revised on 03/31/2016

Breastfeeding Supplies Checklist & Necessities

To breastfeed successfully, the following supplies are must-haves! 1) At least one boob. 2) A baby. Yes, sometimes that is all you really need to breastfeed successfully!  If that’s not enough, you need: 3) Lactation support.  Before you give birth, … Continue reading

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Last revised on 03/14/2016

La Leche League Partners with NEC Society and Best for Babes in the Second Annual Miracle Milk™ Stroll 2015

Tomorrow is the 2nd Annual Miracle Milk™ Stroll, and this year we are especially pleased that La Leche League USA is partnering with Best for Babes and the NEC Society to raise awareness of the life-saving power of human milk, … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/01/2015

Another Breast Cancer Survivor on Breastfeeding and Bullies

As a fellow double-mastectomy survivor and mom, who lost my breasts at 37, I read with tremendous sorrow Emily Wax-Thibodeaux’ story of being harassed and bullied for formula-feeding her son.  Having cancer at a young age is a traumatic experience. … Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/23/2014

In or Out of the Office Breastfeeding Success!

No mom should ever have to choose between her job and her baby!  And yet, for millions of expecting and new moms, work-related Breastfeeding Booby Traps® can be a deterrent and, too often, a breaking point.  A mom who has to return to work … Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/10/2014

We’ve Got Your Back, Babe! 2014: Get Fit to Help Beat the Prenatal Booby Traps®!

Who’s ready to get their sweat on for the love of moms and babies? The Annual We’ve Got Your Back, Babe Nationwide Personal Fitness Challenge Fundraiser is in full swing. From now until October 31st, set your fitness goal to raise  awareness about the prenatal Booby Traps® and … Continue reading

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Last revised on 09/10/2014

We Support Formula-Feeding Moms AND We Fight Formula Marketing

Yes, it IS possible to support formula-feeding moms AND fight formula marketing.  It’s important to distinguish the existence or use of formula from the way it’s marketed. We support formula feeding moms because not all moms are physically able to breastfeed … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/21/2014

From Booby Trapped to a Tongue Tie Pioneer: An Interview with Dr. Evelyn Jain

We’re very pleased to share an interview with Dr. Evelyn Jain, a renowned family physician best known for her work on the management of tongue tie for breastfeeding babies.   Dr. Jain is a Family Physician, Clinical Assistant Professor in the … Continue reading

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Last revised on 01/31/2014

Pediatric Practice Races for the Breastfeeding Cause

If we had to choose just one Breastfeeding Booby Trap® that trips moms up more than any other, it would be the lack of consistent education and training among medical professionals about breastfeeding.  We know this may come as a huge … Continue reading

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Last revised on 09/26/2013

Rebecca Ruhlen: I Sweat for the Love of Moms and Babies!

You gotta love Rebecca Ruhlen!  She’s a Breastfeeding USA counselor, a mom, and a newcomer to the athletics for a cause scene.  Which is why her story about how she became one of the top fundraisers nationally for Team We … Continue reading

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Last revised on 09/17/2013