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  1. Returning to Work

    Returning to Work

    With no consistent – or guaranteed – maternity leave in the United States, moms who return to their jobs outside the home will need to bring pumping into their routine to continue breastfeeding. Regardless of when you have to go back, it is best to be prepared as early as possible. The best advice for breastfeeding success is to make...

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  2. Feeding Expressed Breastmilk to Breastfed Babies

    Feeding Expressed Breastmilk to Breastfed Babies

    Introducing bottles to breastfed babies can be a stressful and emotional time for parents and baby. Continue reading...
  3. How to get a breast pump through insurance

    How to get a breast pump through insurance

    Tips from our resident expert and certified lactation counselor Molly Petersen. Coverage varies depending on your insurance, but most moms can get a double electric breast pump like the our Smartpump or SignaturePro for free! "Often, your insurance company will use a durable medical equipment provider (DME) to fulfill your breast pump benefit," she says. "You can contact your insurance provider... Continue reading...
  4. How to Clean a Breast Pump

    How to Clean a Breast Pump

    Whether you clean by hand or in the dishwasher, read these tips! In collaboration with Aeroflow Breastpumps, we're bringing you the best tips to keep your breast pump clean. Why clean your breast pump? Keeping the parts of your pump clean is critical because germs can grow quickly in breast milk or breast milk residue that remains on pump parts... Continue reading...
  5. Choosing a Pump

    Choosing a Pump

    With many options and choices available, selecting a breast pump can be an overwhelming experience for the new mom. Continue reading...
  6. Pumping Basics - When, Why, How

    Pumping Basics - When, Why, How

    You have the breast pump – now what? These tips, and a little practice, will go a long way in getting the most out of it. Pumping (or expressing) is a great way to provide milk for your baby when you need to balance breastfeeding with all the other things going on in your life. These tips, and a little... Continue reading...
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