Have you met our amazing volunteer? Gabrielle Machado, Gabbie, is a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) and Nutritionist. She is currently gaining clinical experience at Pacific Wellness & Lactation to sit for the International Board Lactation Consultant Exam and become a Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She is passionate about helping mothers and babies attain optimal health… Read More Have you met Gabbie?
Is my baby tongue tied? We get many questions regarding tongue tie and breastfeeding. So, what is tongue tie anyways? Tongue tie is when a baby’s tongue has limited mobility because the frenulum (connective tissue under the tongue attached to the floor of the mouth) restricts the tongue movement. This restricted movement can cause problems… Read More Is my baby tongue tied?
Everett, WA – January 24th, 2017 – Pacific Wellness & Lactation, a clinic that provides breastfeeding support and perinatal medical care offers FREE breastfeeding drop in group. The drop in group is hosted by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), the gold standard in breastfeeding and lactation support. Use of the infant scale and… Read More Press Release: Breastfeeding Drop in Group FREE every Wednesday from 1:00pm to 2:30pm!
Pacific Wellness and Lactation now has two International Board Certified Lactation Consultants! Jennifer Millich is an experienced Registered Nurse, and specializes in Lactation and Postpartum care. She passed the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and is now officially an IBCLC! This means she completed extension education regarding lactation, breastfeeding and perinatal care, and… Read More Congratulations to our Provider Jennifer Millich, now IBCLC!
And hosts Networking Night November 9th with FREE L-CERPs available. Everett, WA – October 18th, 2017 – Pacific Wellness & Lactation, a clinic that provides breastfeeding support and perinatal medicine announced its grand opening. The clinic, founded by Co Owners BreAnne Marcucci and Jennifer Millich, will open to clients on Wednesday November 1st. Concurrently, the… Read More PRESS RELEASE: Pacific Wellness & Lactation Opens to Clients November 1st in Everett!
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/ Advertisements
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!
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
With the start of football season what better position to talk about this month than the football hold? This position has many benefits and can be a great one to try out for both new breastfeeders as well as experienced mommas. To start, baby is cradled in moms arms along the side of her body… Read More September Position of The Month: Football Hold