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The importance of supporting breastfeeding families 
The importance of supporting breastfeeding families
With these changes, breastfeeding duration can lengthen.
Should you share breast milk? 
Should you share breast milk?
Here’s what you need to know in addition to consulting a doctor.
Are breastfeeding moms getting the support they need? 
Are breastfeeding moms getting the support they need?
A recent study found that breastfeeding mothers need more support from their clinicians.
Breast milk banks on the rise 
Breast milk banks on the rise
A safer alternative to online milk-sharing sources, these banks can benefit the most vulnerable infants, experts say.
Breast milk donors give boost to Chicago’s at-risk infants  Featured
Breast milk donors give boost to Chicago’s at-risk infants
Like wet nurses of old, Illinois’ first milk bank provides for babies at risk.