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Mindfulness Lactation Care – Gabriel Network 5K 2016 Sponsor

September 29th, 2016

Check Mindfulness Lactation Care presence on this great fundraiser to support unborn babies and pregnant women in crisis. #MindfulnessLactationCareLLC was a proud sponsor of the #GN5K2016 today. Supporting this cause to empower women to… Posted by Mindfulness Lactation Care, LLC on Saturday, September 24, 2016

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Miss Fit Momma Expo

September 29th, 2016

Are you new to lactation? Then, join Carolina Pimenta, Lactation Consultant and Registered Nurse from Mindfulness Lactation Care this Saturday on the Miss Fit Momma Expo to learn more about our lactation services. Have a pit stop on our Nursing Station and entertain the toddlers with some coloring breastfeeding pictures. Also, sign in to get […]

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Tongue-tie and your Lactation Consultant ally

February 12th, 2016

A Lactation Consultant specialist in tongue-tie is crucial to solve your breastfeeding issues when you have a tongue tied and lip tied baby. Research has shown that International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) promote a longer duration of breastfeeding. Exposure to an IBCLC in early postpartum increases the rate of exclusive breastfeed to 6 months […]

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OLPH Fall Festival

September 28th, 2015

Meet and greet our Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), Carolina Pimenta and Mindfulness Lactation Care at the OLPH Fall Festival. Join us for a great afternoon of delicious food and family fun!!! Bounce House, Carnival Games & Prizes. Harvest Store, Face Painting, Cake Wheel, White Elephant Sale, Vendors & more. Also, a delicious Turkey dinner available.

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Birth Bellies & Babies 2015

September 9th, 2015

Come and meet Carolina Pimenta, IBCLC  this Saturday, on the Birth, Bellies and Babies 2015. It is an event for new mothers and mothers-to-be. Get a prize and a chance to get a GIFT CERTIFICATE from Mindfulness Lactation Care!!!! Birth, Bellies and Babies 2015! September 12, 2015 10:00-3:00pm Christ Lutheran Church 701 S. Charles Street […]

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Breastfeeding Petition

August 1st, 2015

They tell you the nights are long but the years are short. The first part certainly rings true. It’s hard enough being a new mom. The last thing new parents should have to worry about is fighting with their insurance companies — to get them to stop breaking the law. But, the National Women’s Law […]

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Insurance companies are breaking the law

June 4th, 2015

It’s hard enough to be a new mom. But when insurance companies are breaking the law and not getting you the breastfeeding coverage you deserve under the health care law, it can get even tougher. Check out  the new report from National Women Law Center, on how insurance companies are failing moms who are trying […]

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2nd Annual Miracle Milk Stroll

April 20th, 2015

Raise awareness of and access to human milk for premature and fragile babies! . Whether it’s delivered at the breast, by pumping or by donor, human milk IS Miracle Milk™– a complex “living” elixir of hundreds of ingredients that have the power to save lives, prevent disease, and promote and protect our health from birth […]

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How To Find Out If Your Health Plan Is Covering Women’s Preventive Services with No Co-Pay, as Required by the Health Care Law

March 26th, 2015

Your health plan should be providing coverage for the women’s preventive services with no cost-sharing, if your plan is not grandfathered.* The best way to find out for sure that you have coverage for the women’s preventive services without cost sharing and to get information on how these services will be covered is to call […]

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Are Lactation Consultants too pricey?

March 13th, 2015

Last year, the New York Times published an article about lactation consultant Freda Rosenfeld. A reader responded that the fee charged by lactation consultants is outrageous…depending on where you live, it can cost between $120 – $300+ per session. It is wise for parents and parents-to-be to understand and evaluate what IBCLCs do and ask “Are IBCLCs worth it?” We come back with a resounding “Yes!”

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