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Do you know about the laws that protect moms who choose to breastfeed?

Posted by Alyssa Malmquist on August 31, 2021

Last week we talked about introducing solid foods with breast milk and how moms can prepare for breastfeeding before a baby is born. As we reach the end of National Breastfeeding Month, we discuss how breastfeeding wasn't always as accepted as it is today and the laws put in place to protect moms who choose to breastfeed. Whether you're a provider, parent, or family member of a new parent—continue reading to learn more.

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Topics: Providers, Women's health

Learn more about breastfeeding preparation & introducing solid foods

Posted by Alyssa Malmquist on August 19, 2021

Last week we talked about when a provider might recommend supplementing breast milk with formula. This week we'll focus on introducing solid foods while still breastfeeding and how moms that choose to breastfeed can prepare before a baby is born. Whether you're a provider, parent, or family member of a new parent—continue reading to learn more.

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Topics: Providers, Women's health, Members, Employers

Why exclusive breastfeeding doesn't work for every mom

Posted by Alyssa Malmquist on August 12, 2021

Last week we shared the health benefits and challenges of breastfeeding with input from Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr. Farah Shafi, MD. This week we're discussing when a provider might recommend both breastfeeding and formula—plus added insight from Pediatrician and Medical Director at AllWays Health Partners, Dr. Lisa M. Scarfo, MD. Whether you're a provider, parent, or family member of a new parent—continue reading to learn more.

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Topics: Women's health, Medical leadership partners

Learn more about the health benefits and challenges of breastfeeding

Posted by Alyssa Malmquist on August 05, 2021

August is National Breastfeeding Month, so we wanted to share insights about the benefits and challenges of breastfeeding. We talked with Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr. Farah Shafi, MD, to outline information most helpful for providers, patients, and family members that want to learn more.

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Topics: Providers, Women's health, Members, Medical leadership partners

Learn more about the health benefits and challenges of breastfeeding

Posted by Alyssa Malmquist on August 05, 2021

With August being National Breastfeeding Month, we wanted to share insights about the benefits and challenges of breastfeeding. We talked with Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr. Farah Shafi, MD, to outline information most helpful to providers and patients. Whether you're a provider, parent, or family member of a new parent—continue reading to learn more.

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Topics: Providers, Women's health, Members, Medical leadership partners