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2009-08-07 16:36:32

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2009-07-31 14:35:00

To mark the arrival of World Breastfeeding Week, the World Health Organization announced that breastfeeding could save 1.3 million children’s lives each year.

2009-07-30 09:27:32

A systematic literature review of mothers' experiences with bottle-feeding found that while mothers recognize the benefits of breastfeeding, those who bottle-feed with infant formula do not receive adequate information and support from their healthcare providers and thus, ultimately put their baby's health at risk.

2009-07-28 07:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Motherhood Maternity, in partnership with the National Football League(R), announced today a brand new way for expectant women everywhere to show off their team spirit.

2009-07-09 12:52:00

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Glamourmom(R) founder and inventor Line Rothman announced today that this August she will donate 200 Glamourmom Nursing Bra Tanks to the Baby Buggy organization to benefit moms in need in celebration of Breastfeeding Awareness Month. Ms.

2009-06-29 09:10:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Destination Maternity Corporation (Nasdaq: DEST), the world's largest maternity apparel retailer, today reaffirmed its commitment to provide journalists with accurate and up-to-date information by launching a comprehensive Media section on its website, www.destinationmaternitycorp.com.

2009-05-27 12:06:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fall 2009 collection from Motherhood Maternity was inspired by color, comfort, and cozy layers. Once again, Motherhood delivers on-trend fashion fit to compliment the expectant woman's curves, all at a price her wallet will love.

2009-05-18 18:55:00

Officials in Nottingham, England, said they will apologize to a woman who was stopped from breastfeeding beside a city pool due to food and drink rules.

2009-04-15 07:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Destination Maternity, the world's largest maternity store, celebrates Mom-to-be not just one day a year, but everyday.

2009-03-23 21:34:03

Hospital practices, such as supplementing newborns with formula or giving them pacifiers, reduce the odds new mothers will breastfeed, U.S.

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