Medela Recycles FAQ

February 19, 2015

Has your breastfeeding journey with your child come to a close? Medela is committed to providing moms with an exceptional experience from start to finish during their breastfeeding journey, and thanks to a group of passionate and thoughtful moms like you, we were inspired to create Medela Recycles, a breastpump recycling program. Medela Recycles is […]

Brooke Fox: Supporting Moms Through Medela Recycles

February 10, 2015

We’re blown away by the amazing response Medela Recycles has received since we launched just a few weeks ago. Hundreds of moms have already turned in their pumps to be responsibly broken down and recycled! To help inspire these donations and support moms with babies in the NICU, Medela will be donating new multi-user, hospital-grade […]

Supporting Moms Through Medela Recycles

January 27, 2015

Ending your breastfeeding journey can be an emotional process. Recycling your pump through Medela Recycles gives you the opportunity to support another mom on her breastfeeding journey as she navigates life with a baby in the NICU. Medela Recycles Ambassador Jenna von Oy sat down with us to share why she’s excited to help support this […]

Preparing to Breastfeed While Pregnant

October 28, 2014

You may have heard of the old wives’ tale that suggests pregnant women “toughen up” their nipples with a washcloth to prepare for breastfeeding. If you think this sounds horrifying, you’re right! There’s absolutely no need to do so – but there are several other (much less painful) ways to get ready for a successful breastfeeding journey. […]

Packing for the Hospital

October 15, 2014

It’s hard to put into words how exciting it is to welcome a new baby into the world. Some women compare the anticipation and big moment to meeting someone very important, like a famous person or the president! Your life is about to change forever, and you might be feeling overwhelmed by all the preparations […]