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Helping Moms Feed their Kids: Improving Self-regulation of Food Marketing to Moms & Kids

We often write about formula marketing practices such as hospital “gift” bags distributed by health care providers.  But the unfortunate fact is that this form of marketing to new moms and their infants is really just the beginning.   We’re so … Continue reading

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Last revised on 11/16/2012

Nursing In Public Hotline 855-NIP-FREE

Best for Babes is taking action against nursing in public harassment. We believe in protecting the legal, civil and human rights of breastfeeding moms and babies! Best for Babes is the first consumer-driven cause focused on righting the wrongs and the harm … Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/12/2012

Nursing In Public Hotline 855-NIP-FREE

Best for Babes is taking action against nursing in public harassment. We believe in protecting the legal, civil and human rights of breastfeeding moms and babies! Best for Babes is the first consumer-driven cause focused on righting the wrongs and the harm … Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/02/2012

Announcing 1-855-NIP-FREE: the Best for Babes “Nursing In Public” Harassment Hotline

Best for Babes is excited to announce our newest undertaking, a Nursing In Public (NIP) incident reporting hotline! Best for Babes is taking action against nursing in public harassment. We believe in protecting the legal, civil and human rights of … Continue reading

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The Great Nurse-In: An Inside View

Why take breastfeeding – a vital, intimate exchange between a mother and baby – to the West Lawn of the United States Capitol Building? Over 600 mothers and their babies, as well as hundreds more partners, children, and other supporters, … Continue reading

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Last revised on 08/10/2012

As Summer Heats Up, So Does Harassment for Nursing In Public

It is hot outside and the kids are home for the summer. Moms are enjoying the summer months by hitting the pools to cool off and have some fun in the sun with their children. As the temperature rises it seems … Continue reading

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Last revised on 07/25/2012

Guidelines for Successful Breastfeeding Advocacy

The Best for Babes Credo ALL moms deserve to make a truly informed feeding decision and to be cheered on, coached and celebrated without pressure, judgment or guilt. ALL breastfeeding moms deserve to achieve their personal breastfeeding goals without being … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/09/2012

BFB Guide to Legislative Change

Nice work, Babe! Taking the reins on legislative change is a big step, but a very important one. The laws we have now are all thanks to individuals who took the time to help mothers across the board by protecting … Continue reading

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Example of Proposed Legislative Changes

If you’re looking to try to help pass new legislation in your state, then we applaud you! The laws we already have in place are there because someone put their foot down and said, “Hey, moms deserve these rights!” If … Continue reading

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Media Talking Points for Moms

If approached by the media during a nurse-in, or in any situation about breastfeeding, there are some things you’re going to want to make sure you say, as well as some things you’d be better off skipping. Plan Ahead! Choose … Continue reading

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Last revised on 06/08/2012