Ask an Expert: Workplace Rights of Breastfeeding Moms

April 28, 2015

Returning to work after the birth of a baby can be difficult for any mom, but for breastfeeding moms, this transition often comes with its own set of challenges. We asked our Facebook community what questions they had about rights related to breastfeeding and pumping at work, and then compiled some of the top questions […]

Brianne Manz on Medela Recycles

April 14, 2015

Breastfeeding is a unique gift that all mothers should have the opportunity to experience, and especially because breastmilk is like medicine to premature babies, it’s important to support NICU moms and ensure their pumping success. Medela Recycles April Ambassador Brianne Manz sat down with us to share how her own breastfeeding journey led to her […]

The Size of Your Baby’s Stomach: Breastfeeding in the Early Days

April 7, 2015

It’s totally common for a new mom to doubt her breastmilk supply and question whether she’s making enough milk to satisfy her little one. But, even though your breasts might only produce a few drops of colostrum (“first milk”) in the days after you give birth, that breastmilk is the perfect nutrition for your baby. […]

Kileen Valenzuela: Supporting Moms through Medela Recycles

March 12, 2015

Breastfeeding is one of the most wonderful yet challenging experiences of being a new mother. Medela Recycles Ambassador Kileen Valenzuela sat down with us to share how becoming a mother changed her, and how all moms can support one another through Medela Recycles. We are so grateful for your support of Medela Recycles. What inspired […]

Breastfeeding in the US: The CDC’s 2014 Data (Infographic)

February 24, 2015

How did your state rank in breastfeeding this past year? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention compiled the breastfeeding rates and other information from around the U.S. and issued its Breastfeeding Report Card for 2014. We summarized this in the infographics below. What surprised you most about this data?