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

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

Healthy Recipes for Breastfeeding Moms

September 25, 2012

As a breastfeeding mom, you should be proud to know you can provide all the nutrition your little one needs. It’s also great to know that many of the foods you consume daily are helping to support your breastfeeding goals and ensure ideal nutrition for your baby. So, check out these healthy recipes for breastfeeding… Read More

Benefits of Breastfeeding For Mom and Baby

February 21, 2012

There’s no doubt that breastfeeding can be a challenge, but understanding the benefits of breastfeeding can help motivate moms to provide the best nutrition for baby. So, read our list of health benefits and share it with your fellow moms and moms-to-be. We all can spread awareness about the incredible nutritional advantages of breastfeeding. Breastfeeding… Read More

Is My Baby Getting Enough Breast Milk?

January 31, 2012

Many breastfeeding moms wonder if their baby is getting enough breast milk. Of course it’s a common concern, because every mom wants to ensure their little one is getting the nourishment they need. Don’t worry. There are many ways to determine if your baby is getting enough breast milk. Is your baby breastfeeding frequently? In general,… Read More