Little League Mom Harassed for Nursing at Practice

Elissa Scott’s son was so excited to play Little League baseball. Unfortunately, that excitement quickly turned to tears at his very first practice. Jace’s mother was harassed, scolded, and belittled by other adults. And what was she doing that was so heinous? Breastfeeding her baby girl, Scarlett. Elissa elaborates: “Everything was fine until I sat… Read More Little League Mom Harassed for Nursing at Practice

Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan: Donor Human Milk Needed!

Water crisis in Flint, Michigan By now, everyone has heard about the terrible water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Residents have been unknowingly exposed to high levels of lead in the drinking water. This could have serious implications for pregnant and lactating women and children. The government has earmarked money to help deal with this crisis. It… Read More Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan: Donor Human Milk Needed!

Insurers Are No Longer Allowed to Deny Coverage for Breastfeeding Mothers!

If you’ve had a baby in the past year or so in the United States, chances are you know that most health insurance plans are now required to provide you with a breastpump free of charge.  This provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been a boon to the breastpump industry.… Read More Insurers Are No Longer Allowed to Deny Coverage for Breastfeeding Mothers!