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2014-03-06 12:27:43

Top Pediatric Dentist in New York, Dr. Barry L. Jacobson, says that regardless of whether a baby is bottle-fed or breastfed, oral care should start early in children. NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There are some people who believe that there is a link between breastfeeding and tooth decay, according to Dr. Barry L. Jacobson, DMD, FAAPD, (www.949pediatricdentistry.com), a leader in New York pediatric dentistry. Although there is hard evidence that bottle feeding can...

2014-03-04 23:02:27

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit this idea, the Clogged Milk Duct Reliever, to companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 With a growing number of women choosing to nurse their babies today, many more breast-feeding mothers are experiencing the discomfort from clogged milk ducts. Thanks to an inventor from Lower Burrell, Pa., relief is in sight. She developed a prototype for patent-pending CLOGGED MILK DUCT RELIEVER to ease...

2014-02-28 16:23:44

ANDOVER, Mass. and EATONTOWN, N.J., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holly Mielcarz, RN, IBCLC* and a certified childbirth educator, Andover, Mass., has been hired by Acelleron Medical Products, a home medical equipment provider, as its director of education. In this role, Mielcarz will create and maintain relationships with OBGYN centers and hospitals throughout New England. She will also advise nursing advocacy and support groups, educating them about the Affordable Care Act, the...

2014-02-27 18:39:10

Only 12 percent without coverage take classes; suggests more breastfeeding support needed, according to U-M's National Poll on Children's Health Just 12 percent of parents without insurance coverage take breastfeeding support classes that can offer crucial support and encourage new moms to breastfeed, according to a new University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusively breastfeeding until...

Breastfeeding Give Babies A Cognitive Boost For A Variety Of Reasons
2014-02-27 06:05:54

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Over the years, many studies have shown that breastfed children score higher on IQ tests, and perform better in school. None of those studies, however, has been able to show why this is true. Theories seeking to explain why this is true include the mother-baby bonding time, something in the milk itself, and some unseen attribute of mothers who breastfeed their babies. A new study from Brigham Young's sociologists, published in The...

2014-02-26 12:25:56

Only 12 percent without coverage take classes; suggests more breastfeeding support needed, according to U-M's National Poll on Children's Health ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just 12 percent of parents without insurance coverage take breastfeeding support classes that can offer crucial support and encourage new moms to breastfeed, according to a new University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health. The American...

2014-02-18 12:30:05

EATONTOWN, N.J., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With all the costs parents have, it's good to know that a breast pump is now covered by most major health insurance plans with no out-of-pocket costs. Acelleron Medical Products, a durable medical equipment (DME) company, helps expectant and new mothers obtain a free breast pump under the Affordable Care Act. To get a breast pump, fully covered by insurance, parents should order the pump from an in-network DME company, such as...

2014-02-14 23:22:21

New breast pump system makes cold weather pumping easier. Silicon Valley, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 In October, 2013, weeks before a planned announcement, word leaked out on Facebook that a new product called the “Freemie” would soon be available that would effectively allow a woman to pump breast milk without taking her shirt off. The website wasn't even finished before thousands of inquiries a day began pouring in from potential customers and resellers around the world. Moms...

2014-02-11 23:29:22

Lose That Baby Weight Program, designed by Karen Brimeyer, is the latest program that teaches people how to balance their blood sugar to eliminate their binge eating and food cravings. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if Lose That Baby Weight Program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Lose That Baby Weight Program is the latest program that covers a wide range of bodybuilding strategies, muscle training exercises, and metabolism boosting...

2014-02-11 20:22:40

DUBLIN, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d22sm8/breast_pumps) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Breast Pumps Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d22sm8/breast_pumps ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Breast Pumps in Thousand Units by...