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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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How Do You 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 breast milk if it smells sour once it is thawed? more

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How Hands-On Pumping Increases Milk Production

The link between hands-on pumping (a combination of breast massage, hand expression, and pumping) and greater milk supply is well recognized. Studies conducted over the past decade have shown what some mothers discover instinctively—that they produce more milk when they... more