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Amazing Breast Milk

This New York Times article is a great way to close out World Breastfeeding Week – Breast Milk Sugars Give Infants a Protective Coat I love to hear all the marvelous ways natural foods are perfect for our bodies, with … Continue reading

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milkmakers donates 10% of August profits to Open Arms!

Exciting news – milkmakers, makers of premium, all-natural and nutritious lactation cookies, has announced that in support of World Breastfeeding Week (August 1-7), milkmakers is donating 10% of August profits to Open Arms! Read all about it in their August … Continue reading

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A few community organizations of interest

I was at the Within Reach luncheon last week and was inspired by their work. If you haven’t heard about this organization, they are right there on the front lines connecting families to the programs and services they need: health … Continue reading

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Reducing Infant Mortality – watch this video!

This is, hands-down, the best video I have ever seen on the topic of maternal and neonatal health. Settle in – it’s about 17 minutes long. If you are interested in these issues, you will love this. If you are … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding video

I saw this video on breastfeeding today on MSNBC. I liked hearing how mothers aren’t at fault if they don’t breastfeed because so much is stacked against them, from work not permitting time to pump to hospitals that give formula … Continue reading

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Breast-feeding could save lives, money

This MSNBC article from today shows the increased attention that breastfeeding is getting in the news. Breast-feeding could save lives, money The article says: The lives of nearly 900 babies would be saved each year, along with billions of dollars, … Continue reading

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