Category Archives: Main Content

Taking on Virginia

We are proud to say that history is being made for the better in the breastfeeding world. Believe it or not, the state of Virginia is one of 3 states (Idaho and South Dakota being the others) that does not … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/13/2015

Post Your Nursing Picture and Join Us: #NursingInSolidarity

A few days ago a mother messaged us stating she had posted a nursing photo on Facebook and several folks had reported it, leaving her feeling discouraged in her nursing journey. Once we saw the photo (and the beautiful latch!) we knew … Continue reading

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Last revised on 01/25/2015

C.A.R.E.-Code Alliance Baby Products Giveaway!

‘Tis the season to spread the cheer of healthy infant feeding with a baby products giveaway! Our C.A.R.E.-Code Alliance is filled with companies, professionals, and organizations that help make expecting and new moms feel safe, supported and positive when it comes … Continue reading

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Last revised on 12/18/2014

WGYBB 2014 Participant Results and Prize Winners

We’ve Got Your Back, Babe! was three months of people turning their sweat equity into dollar equity. People ran, swam, walked, meditated, did yoga, rode bikes, and matched dollars donated with pushups, sit-ups, miles, and burpees. All in all, participants raised … Continue reading

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Last revised on 11/18/2014

Why We Need to See Toddler Breastfeeding Photos

By Sara McCall and Heather Spada We recently shared a photo that caused quite a stir on our Facebook page. In case you missed it, check it out. We thought it was a fun photo showing one of the crazier … Continue reading

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Last revised on 11/06/2014

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

5 Tips for Better Exercise While Breastfeeding

Some say you’ll lose your milk if you exercise while breastfeeding (false!). Some say it’ll make the milk go sour (really??). Myths like these have caused women to avoid physical activity while breastfeeding, which is a shame! Exercise has numerous … Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/21/2014

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

Will Kailyn Lowry Become a Breastfeeding Counselor?

If you follow Kailyn Lowry on Twitter or Instagram, you know that she is proud to be breastfeeding!  The star of Teen Mom 2 has posted several pictures of her son Lincoln happily nursing.  What you may not know is … Continue reading

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Last revised on 09/22/2014

Power Nation host Courtney Hansen is Power Breastfeeding!

Power Nation host Courtney Hansen is breastfeeding her baby daughter!  Thanks to our friends at People.com, we had the chance to talk to Courtney about her nursing experience just a few weeks after she and her partner, RumbaTime owner Jay Hartington,welcomed Holland … Continue reading

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Last revised on 09/12/2014