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 about “Celebrate National Breastfeeding Month With Us!”

New Research on Baby Brains Sheds Light on Breastfeeding Benefits

August 8, 2013

Breastfeeding your baby is one of the greatest gifts you can give your little one. This touching experience benefits infant growth and development in countless ways. A recent study from Brown University suggests children who are breastfed exclusively for at least three months after birth have greater development in key parts of the brain compared… Read More about “New Research on Baby Brains Sheds Light on Breastfeeding Benefits”

Medela Supports National Prematurity Awareness Month

November 28, 2012

More than half a million babies are born prematurely each year in the US. For these babies, breast milk feeding can play a critical role in their growth, recovery and survival. More specifically, breast milk feeding can reduce the length of hospital stays, incidents of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), ear infections, serious respiratory tract infections and… Read More about “Medela Supports National Prematurity Awareness Month”