Breastfeeding Before the Baby Comes

Okay, the baby isn’t here yet, why do I need to worry about breastfeeding at this point. Well, breastfeeding is one of the most important aspects of raising a newborn. You have heard numerous times that breast milk is best for your baby, so you need … [Continue reading]

Breastfeeding Options

Are you eagerly awaiting the arrival of your little one? Maybe you are already experiencing the joys and challenges of life with a new baby. You made an important decision when you chose to breastfeed your baby. A recent study at Forsyth Memorial … [Continue reading]

Weaning from Breast

Weaning your baby from the breast can be both a physical and emotional challenge for you and your baby.  Unfortunately, it has to occur at some point in your baby’s young life.  Some mothers may have to quit sooner than others, due to returning to … [Continue reading]

Caring For Your Breast Milk

Breast Milk Storage Guidelines Fresh Milk Frozen, Thawed in refrigerator Frozen, Brought to Room Temperature Thawed, Warmed, Fed Room Temperature 8 hours(below 72°F, can be left up to 10 hours). 4 hours Finish feeding and … [Continue reading]

“Fore” and “Hind” Milk Facts and Considerations

The ability to produce enough milk is a common concern among breastfeeding mothers. The falsehood that women might have insufficient milk supplies, a lack of proper education and role models, and the loss of breastfeeding as a cultural norm, have all … [Continue reading]

GotBreastPump.com Weekly Giveaway – Dec. 18

Podee Hands-Free Baby Bottle ($12.95) Your Podee bottle is like an extra set of hands! The Podee Hands Free Baby Bottle System is a must have for all new moms especially those needing to feed twins, triplets, quads & multiples. The Podee … [Continue reading]

Find a Good Routine / Schedule for Breast Pumping

To have a good breast pumping experience, you need to create a routine and have a good time schedule to continue to maintain a good breast milk supply.  Just as you need to breastfeed your baby on a schedule initially you also will need to breast … [Continue reading]

Ouch! Don’t Force Your Breast Pump

Don’t force the breast pump to pump too quickly or too hard.  Sometime when we lack the time or motivation to breast pump, we decide to put both the rhythm and pressure of the breast pump too high.  Some moms may jump on the breast pump with both … [Continue reading]

GotBreastPump.com’s WEEKLY giveaway!

Win a $25 Walmart Gift Card Christmas is coming and we thought it would be a great idea to help you moms out there by giving away a gift card from the place where most moms end up. HOW TO ENTER: + leave a comment on GotBreastPump’s facebook fan … [Continue reading]

Don’t Stop Breast Pumping at Night

We all wait for that perfect night when baby sleeps through the entire night.  Is it possible; will it ever happen?  Well, yes, believe it or not, in the near future your baby will probably begin to sleep through the night. However, as wonderful … [Continue reading]