Things that Affect the Color of Breast Milk

October 10, 2017

Have you ever noticed that your pumped breast milk looks a little different from one day to another? You’re not crazy! In fact, it’s totally normal for your breast milk to vary in color day-to-day, and even be tinged with various colors like blue, green, or pink. So, what causes this? A lot of it… Read More

11 Breastfeeding Benefits for Baby

September 13, 2017

For many moms, there are multiple factors that go into the decision to breastfeed. But most moms agree that one of the most important reasons they decided to breastfeed is because it has serious benefits for your baby. From protecting against diseases to encouraging bonding, there are endless ways breast milk helps keep your baby… Read More

Celebrate National Breastfeeding Month With Us!

August 2, 2016

2016 marks the fifth year since the United States Breastfeeding Committee declared August as National Breastfeeding Month (NBM): an observance dedicated to improving the nation’s health by working collaboratively to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding. Medela’s driving force as a company is to enhance mother and baby health through the life-giving benefits of breast milk,… Read More

15 Affirmations Every Breastfeeding Mom Needs To Hear

December 21, 2015

Every now and then, it’s important to step back, take a breath, and look around at all the good things in your life: your family, your friends, your home, and of course, your ability to provide the best possible health and nutrition for your little one. Whether you exclusively breastfeed, exclusively pump, or do a… Read More

How Your Diet Affects Your Breast Milk

November 6, 2013

Throughout your breastfeeding journey, your breast milk is uniquely suited to meet the changing nutritional needs of your growing baby. Because breast milk is created by taking nutrients already present in your bloodstream, you don’t need to worry about eating the perfect foods or drastically altering your diet in order to breastfeed. Your body will combine… Read More