Frequent nursing is normal, even beyond those early newborn days. Find out what Lactation Consultants and health care providers have to say about those frequent feeds in the article by Kellymom.com http://kellymom.com/hot-topics/frequent-nursing/ Keep feeding those babies 🙂
Are you a working, breastfeeding mom? Pumping while away from your baby is hard work, even when you are provided time and a private space to pump. Check out this article that outlines your protections when it comes to pumping, breastfeeding and work. http://kellymom.com/bf/pumpingmoms/employed-moms/your-rights-as-a-breastfeeding-employee/
Conjunctivitis? Baby acne? Sore nipples? Breastmilk can be used for beneficial and healing purposes, in addition to its main purpose of nutrition and feeding! Check out one of how favorite breastfeeding related websites, Kellymom.com for a list of alternative uses and benefits of breastmilk! http://kellymom.com/bf/can-i-breastfeed/illness-surgery/healing-breastmilk/
We are working moms with nursing little ones, husbands, close family and friends. We know it can be hard to make time to work on our professional goals. However, we have been making time to plan and develop the kind of place and care that we would want provided to our families. We are specialized… Read More We’re back at it!
Did you see the (now viral) clip of the mom sneakily breastfeeding her babe while on live TV! Check it out at Huffpost at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/mom-almost-managed-to-hide-the-fact-that-she-was-breastfeeding-on-live-tv_us_58b50377e4b0a8a9b7859a47 It really is true! Moms become expert multi-taskers, this includes breastfeeding a babe while… putting together and wrapping Christmas gifts, cooking breakfast, playing with your toddler, typing an email, eating… Read More Did you see this!
Guess what? We are really professional now! Check out our professional page on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/17975830 Give us a follow and let your friends in perinatal health know about Pacific Wellness & Lactation! Currently we provide quality lactation and breastfeeding support via secure video chat. We look forward to offering in-person support in the near… Read More We’re professional now 😉
Ok moms… we know that you google you and your baby’s symptoms… even though your providers and lactation consultants tell you now to! Well, here are the websites that we recommend you search BEFORE typing into a major search engine. (we also know that the first 20 things that pop up on a major search… Read More Our favorite online resources!
Use of Telehealth to Increase Breastfeeding Exclusivity and Duration in the Primary Care Setting. An Integrated Literature Review BreAnne Marcucci MSN, ARNP, FNP-C, IBCLC Abstract Telehealth is a rapidly growing healthcare delivery modality that can be utilized in the primary care setting to deliver breastfeeding education and support in an effort to increase breastfeeding duration and… Read More Can Telehealth Make a Difference in Breastfeeding Success?
Did you know that as of January 2014 lactation counseling and supplies are a required covered health service. This means that most insurance is required to cover lactation consults without cost sharing! For more information HRSA has guidelines about services covered and the National Women’s Law Center has a Toolkit and a Sample Letter for Lactation Counseling Coverage that can… Read More We’ve got you covered!
The Nurses have been busy! As many of you know, our goal is to transform women’s healthcare, using innovative technology that increases access to quality health information and healthcare providers all in the comfort and privacy of your own home through secure video chat. Breastfeeding is the first preventive health measure a family can take… Read More The Nurses Are In