My Journey Through Loss- Little LionHeart

Little Lion Heart

 Trigger Warning: Infant Loss A Note from the Editor: Last October 2016, Breastfeeding World supported families who experienced miscarriage, still birth, and Infant Loss. Our goal- to “Break the Silence” and stigma surrounding their grief during We are honored to feature mothers willing to commemorate their babies, gone too soon, by giving them a platform to share their experiences. So with that, […]

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When a Baby Dies: Why is this so hard? by Deborah Davis, PHD

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PLIDA Statement: Lactation After Perinatal Loss

PLIDA statment- lactation after perinatal loss

PLIDA Recently Released a Positional Statement on Lactation after Perinatal Loss The Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance has released a statement on Lactation after Perinatal Loss. According the website, PLIDA is “An alliance of professional groups,, institutions, and individuals who provide care and support to families who experience perinatal loss.” Their goal is to be […]

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How I Coped with the Pain of StillBirth- Becca Houston’s Story

Coping with the pain of miscarraige- Becca Houston Breaks the Silence

Pumping Through Grief; Honoring Infant Loss Through Breast Milk Donation

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Honoring Infant Loss through Breast Milk Donation The team at Breastfeeding World met Wendy Cruz-Chan through our 2016 NYC Big Latch On. In a sea of breastfeeding mothers, Wendy sat with her pump, proudly expressing her breast milk. Wendy’s milk would not be used to nourish her son. It went to one of several families she pumped […]

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