Prematurity Awareness Day: Tips on how to survive your baby's stay in the NICU

Prematurity Awareness Day: Tips on how to survive your baby's stay in the NICU

Nov 17 , 2021

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Team Lilu

No one plans on having a preemie. And yet, it happens to about 1 out of 10 babies born each year. According to The March of Dimes, premature birth is the leading cause of infant mortality in the US. Those who survive often struggle with long term ...

The History of Formula in the United States

The History of Formula in the United States

Nov 05 , 2020

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Megan McDonough

We’re doing a deep dive into the history of formula in the United States, starting in the mid-1800s to today. We are advocates for breastfeeding and encourage 6 months of exclusive breastfeeding and continued breastfeeding for a year. 

What Moms Are Saying about the Lilu Massage Bra

What Moms Are Saying about the Lilu Massage Bra

Oct 08 , 2020

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Team Lilu

Here's how the Lilu Massage Bra is helping moms across the country pump more milk in each session, all while being hands-free.

The Difference Between a Lactation Consultant and a Lactation Counselor

The Difference Between a Lactation Consultant and a Lactation Counselor

Aug 27 , 2020

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Megan McDonough

Wondering whether you should work with a lactation consultant or a lactation counselor? It's a common question and these tips will help you find the best fit for your family.

Virtual Support for New and Expecting Parents During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Virtual Support for New and Expecting Parents During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mar 19 , 2020

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Eliza Gerland

Social Distancing, while necessary, has created a lot of challenges for parents. Luckily, some brilliant women and parent-focused companies have quickly switched gears to offer their classes and services virtually. Here’s a list of companies redef...

Unconditional Support for the Mother

Unconditional Support for the Mother

Sep 26 , 2019

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Team Lilu

On August 22, 2018 at 7:21am, I was handed a small human. He was aggressively put on my chest as to stimulate the initial latch for breastfeeding. I had a look of terror and pure joy on my face as I muttered: “I had a baby.”