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expressing & storing milk

Woes of the breast pump

10 Need-To-Know Pumping Tips

Breast pumping experiences vary widely from mother to mother. Some mothers may pump several times a day to provide milk for a baby who hasn’t mastered the art of breastfeeding. Some may pump only once in a while, when they... more

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Can Frozen Breast Milk Go Bad?

How long can the power be out before I need to worry about my frozen breast milk souring? more

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How Do I Thaw Frozen Breast Milk?

What are the specific instructions or guidelines for thawing stored breast milk? more

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Is It Easy To Hand-Express Breast Milk?

Is expressing milk by hand easy to do and as effective as using a breast pump? more

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What Is The Best Way To Store Pumped Milk At Work?

What is the best way for me to store my breast milk while I am at work? more

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How Many Ounces Will My Baby Drink Each Day?

How much pumped breast milk will my baby need while I am away at work? more

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How Long Can I Store My Breast Milk?

What is the best way to store pumped breast milk and how long can it be stored? more

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Why Does My Breast Milk Smell Sour?

Is there something wrong with my breast milk if it smells sour once its thawed? more

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Hands-On Pumping Pumps Up Milk Production

Results of a recent study show that hand expression and breast massage combined with breast pumping did a better job of stimulating milk production than breast pumping alone. Dr. Jane Morton and a research colleague at Stanford University investigated the... more