How to Select a Care Provider + Develop a Birth Plan

December 2, 2015

Meeting your baby for the first time will be a moment you’ll remember for the rest of your life. It’s important to give birth in an environment where you feel comfortable, safe, and confident that your wishes will be respected and honored. Of course, you can’t predict exactly how your labor and birth will go,… Read More

16 Tips + Tricks For Moms Who Pump Frequently

November 24, 2015

Do you pump multiple times a day? If so, you’re definitely considered a “frequent pumper.” Congratulations! With frequent pumping comes joy and the knowledge that you’re giving your baby the very best. But breast pumping can also bring uncertainty, questions and even concerns. Here are some great tips and tricks designed to make frequent pumping… Read More

10 Questions about Providing Breast Milk to Your Preemie

November 17, 2015

This November, we are proud to support National Prematurity Awareness Month, which is an annual event to educate and inform people about premature birth. With over 450,000 premature births in the United States each year, the goal is for Prematurity Awareness Month and World Prematurity Day (November 17th) to raise awareness and help reduce the… Read More

Breastfeeding a Newborn with Jaundice

November 12, 2015

Many newborns are born with some yellowing of the skin, also known as jaundice. It’s often most noticeable when the baby is two to four days old, and is usually not a reason to be concerned. Here are some facts about jaundice, and tips for breastfeeding and pumping when you have a baby with jaundice. What… Read More

Medela Recycles Ambassador Spotlight: Chelsea Day

November 6, 2015

Next stop on our Medela Recycles journey – San Diego! This month we welcomed our October Medela Recycles Ambassador, Chelsea Day, for our donation event – it’s truly an honor to be able to support new moms in this way. Hear what Chelsea has to say about Medela Recycles and why this cause is so… Read More