Buying a Breast Pump: What You Need to Know

Q: What kind of breast pump do I need? Can I get my breast pump covered through insurance? If you’re returning to work outside the home and want to continue providing breast milk to your baby, the right breast pump is a must. You’ll be spending hours with this piece of equipment and it will be essential to maintaining your supply while you’re at work. … Continue reading Buying a Breast Pump: What You Need to Know

How Much Milk Should You Pump Before You Go Back to Work?

Q: How much milk should I have stashed away in the freezer by the time I go back to work? How could I possibly pump enough to use for months of work? One of the most common questions we see on our Breastfeed Chicago parent support Facebook group is about how large of a stash to have. The most basic answer is to have enough frozen … Continue reading How Much Milk Should You Pump Before You Go Back to Work?