• Is Your Baby Getting Enough Milk?

    By: Jordan Berns In the haze of stress that probably accompanied you home from the hospital, there is one question that seems to stick out: “Is my ...
  • Are Vegan and Vegetarian Diets Safe During Pregnancy and Lactation?

    By Katie Black Vegan and vegetarian diets are traditionally associated with people’s concerns about animals suffering inhumane conditions, but have...
  • How to Stay Comfortable While Breastfeeding

    By: Jordan Berns Breastfeeding women are often told all about breast and nipple pain and injuries. But how does one go about healing the general ac...
  • A Gobal Pandemic Can’t Stop This Breastfeeding Superhero!

    A Gobal Pandemic Can’t Stop This Breastfeeding Superhero! We’re honoring a breastfeeding superhero for World Breastfeeding week.   Tessa is a fro...
  • Lipase in Milk and Taste: Ways to minimize Lipase: Could it simply be a cooling measure?

    Lipase in Milk and Taste: Ways to minimize Lipase: Could it simply be a cooling measure? Human milk contains two different types of lipases: Lipase...
  • FPIES: Food Protein Induced Enterocolitis

    FPIES: Food Protein Induced Enterocolitis Acute FPIES, the most common form of the disease, presents between 2 to 7 months of age with repetitive v...
  • Can You Donate Blood While Breastfeeding?

    By: Jordan Berns The COVID-19 pandemic has asked so much of everyone; people stay inside, wear masks, and socially distance. These measures can and...
  • The 3 Questions You Have About Donating Breast Milk

    By: Jordan Berns Here at Lactation Lab, we believe that “fed is best.” There are lots of choices when it comes to nourishing your little one! When ...
  • Saving and Giving Life: Are Covid-19 Vaccines Safe for Pregnant Women?

    By: Jordan Berns In 2019, Covid-19 started in Wuhan, China and swept the globe, devastating millions. Covid-19 poses an extra threat to the immunoc...
  • What is Mastitis and How To Prevent It

    By: Jordan Berns When you begin breastfeeding, it is natural to have some worry thoughts here and there. You might worry if your baby will latch ea...
  • The Pros and Cons of Baby-Friendly Hospitals

    By: Jordan Berns When it comes to having a baby and breastfeeding, you’ll find that one hundred different people have one hundred different opinion...
  • Is Preemie Formula or Breast Milk Better for Preterm Babies?

    By: Jordan Berns Every pregnancy and every baby are different! There are preterm (premature), full term, late term, and post term babies. 12% of Un...