• Does Breastfeeding Boost Brain Development?

    Breastfeeding has numerous benefits—and here is another! A study from 2016 concludes that breastfeeding is connected to higher IQ and grey matter i...
  • Breastmilk in Any Amount Is Helpful to Those Born into the Pandemic

    “If you suspect or are confirmed to have COVID-19 that is no reason to forgo breastfeeding, rather it is even more crucial that you do.”
  • The Low Down on Lipase

    What is Lipase? There are two different types of lipase found in human milk. These lipasesare enzymes necessary for digestion and breaking down fa...
  • A Global Pandemic Can’t Stop This Breastfeeding Superhero!

    We’re honoring a breastfeeding superhero for World Breastfeeding week.   Tessa is a front line paramedic who delivered a healthy baby boy on Februa...
  • Caffeine and breast milk: how much is safe?

    Sleep deprived moms often ask me whether they can continue to enjoy their morning coffee, afternoon tea or favorite diet soda (gasp!) while breastf...
  • Q & A with Dr. Stephanie Canale about Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and Breastfeeding

    Q: IF I HAVE COVID-19 AND AM BREASTFEEDING, CAN I TRANSMIT THE VIRUS TO MY CHILD?  A: In limited studies as of April 15, 2020, COVID-19 has not bee...
  • Study shows personalized supplementation improves iron levels in breastmilk

    Iron deficiency anemia is a major health problem of children under age 1. Iron deficiency can cause immune system dysfunction and impair growth and...
  • UCLA Welcomes Lactation Lab to Magnify Incubator at California Nanosystem Institute

    We are ecstatic to announce that Lactation Lab has been recognized as an innovative life sciences company and accepted into UCLA’s prestigiou...
  • New case report by Dr. Stephanie Canale published in the journal Clinical Lactation

    As part of Lactation Lab’s continued research in the field of breast milk, nutrition and infant health, Dr. Stephanie Canale (Lactation Lab’s...
  • 10 Breastfeeding Tips Every Mom Should Know

    Guest blog post from Stephanie Canale on Mamasuncut.com
  • Can a Breastfeeding Mom's Diet Trigger Colic?

    You know it when you see it: The gut-wrenching-hours-long crying of an infant that appears to be in pain...COLIC. Anyone who has had a baby with co...
  • Some Facts About Donor Milk

    Donor milk: Increasing numbers of studies are suggesting that human milk is superior to formula for infants in terms of preventing infections and...