Get Some Skin in the Game

Skin-to-skin contact for newborns is more than an ideal, it’s doctor-recommended. Skin-to-skin contact, also known as kangaroo care, places newborns close to their parents almost immediately after birth. Once the baby is delivered, he or she is diapered and placed … Continue reading


Breast Pump 101

Being breast pump-savvy can save you time, money and hassle. Comprehensive coverage. Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), health insurance coverage must include breastfeeding equipment, but did you know it also provides counseling and support for the duration of breastfeeding? … Continue reading


6 Perks for Nursing Moms

August is National Breastfeeding Month. You might hear a lot this month about why breastfeeding is good for babies, but your little one isn’t the only one who benefits. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends babies be exclusively breastfed for … Continue reading


Your Hospital Packing List

You packed a comfortable nightgown to wear after the birth, but did you bring the photo ID and health insurance card you need for check-in? Our checklist can help you remember must-have items. Comfort Items for Mom Hairbrush and clips … Continue reading