Tag Archives: Empower

Generally speaking, breastfeeding books are not that fun to read. Many are similar to college textbooks. Even the books geared towards parents and non-professionals tend to read more like how-to manuals: full of important information, but doesn’t really make an … Continue reading

By Sara McCall, MPH, CHES, IBCLC | Posted on May 12, 2016 | Leave a comment

2016 Miracle Milk® Stroll Giveaway

Enter this giveaway by registering or donating at miraclemilk.org! The Miracle Milk® Stroll aims to get more human milk to preterm babies. Our donors and participants make this happen, so we want to reward you with a giveaway! A minimum … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/11/2016

The Code – Why Does it Matter to You?

If you’ve been in the world of infant feeding for a bit you’ve likely heard of The Code – aka the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes. Many know it exists, but don’t know much about what it is … Continue reading

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Last revised on 03/18/2016

Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan: Donor Human Milk Needed!

Water crisis in Flint, Michigan By now, everyone has heard about the terrible water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Residents have been unknowingly exposed to high levels of lead in the drinking water. This could have serious implications for pregnant and … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/16/2016

J & G: Love is Laying Down Your Life

Love is laying down your own desires in order to support someone else. In the second part of our exclusive interview, Justin and George discuss why love, faith, and servant leadership are important in breastfeeding support. GM: Is breastfeeding something … Continue reading

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Last revised on 02/14/2016

Angie Forsett Stays Focused, Aces the Booby Traps!

Angie Forsett, wife of Baltimore Raven’s Justin Forsett, and former member of the United States National Volleyball team, has a “fake it till you make it” attitude about breastfeeding.  A star athlete in her own right, she’s one of the … Continue reading

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Last revised on 01/13/2016

Breast Milk & Beauty Pageants

Mrs. United States Katie Garza (and the newest Best for Babes Champion for Moms), is using her title to further the human milk cause. Continue reading

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Last revised on 10/15/2015

The nurse-in: do you know your facts?

It seems a week can’t go by without hearing about a breastfeeding mother getting harassed for nursing in public. This is often followed by mothers rallying around the mother and holding a nurse-in at the offending location. What exactly is … Continue reading

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Last revised on 05/22/2015

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

Athlete & Author Gabby Reece: Top Fitness Tips for Breastfeeding Moms

We first interviewed fitness expert and author Gabby Reece in 2009 for our Celebrity Champions for Moms Blog Series and got her exclusive breastfeeding story about nursing daughters Reece and Brody.  We were awestruck by what an absolute font of wisdom she was on … Continue reading

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Last revised on 08/08/2013