Cassie Brickey

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Is the Breast Pump of Moms' Dreams Finally on the Way?

MIT is putting its money where your nipple is.<p>I'm super glad the iWatch is happening. (And by "super glad," I mean, it has no impact on my life whatsoever.) But wouldn't it be great if we could also innovate a device that impacts women every single day and helps keep millions of children alive? …

25 Breastfeeding Photos I Want the Whole World to See

My son was only a few days old. Skin soft and pink, his face still puffy, and his eyes often closed in the deepness of sleep. He was perfect, and for days my husband and I simply sat and stared at him, awestruck by this tiny wonder that we created. This tiny wonder that now lay in the palms of my …

22 Candid Photos That Show How Beautiful Breastfeeding Really Is

Inspired by her reluctance to nurse in public, one photographer and mother of four is seeking to normalize the sight of breastfeeding and show support for other nursing moms.<p>Leilani Rogers is a Texas-based photographer who has launched an initiative called the Public Breastfeeding Awareness Project …

RT @world_midwives: #breastfeeding is natural act & learned behavior. #Midwives are the teachers to turn to! #WBW2014 http://t.co/Y1OlKcrKIk

#WBW2014: Early First Breastfeed Makes All The Difference. - Girls' Globe

This week is World Breastfeeding Week – a celebration, as well as an opportunity to continue to push forward the protecting, promoting and supporting …

It Takes a Village to Breastfeed a Child - Girls' Globe

<i>Originally published on Huffington Post.</i><p>1-7 August marks World Breastfeeding Week, this year celebrated under the slogan of “Breastfeeding: A Winning …

Making breastfeeding hip: the success of 10m2 of Love in China

Posted by<p>UNICEF EAPRO<p>The success of fast food chains in China, along with much of the world, has been very much dependent on the success of slick and …

RT @theIRC: Support breastfeeding. Support mothers. Save lives. RT to spread the word. #WorldBreastfeedingWeek #WBW2014 http://t.co/o3uQPq4EzL

#Breastfeeding is the best way to give all children everywhere the healthiest start in life. #EveryNewborn http://t.co/znOMca55vm

Children breastfed for first 6 months of life are 14X more likely to survive than non-breastfed children. http://t.co/9epXTN6CH5