breast pumps

New Breast Pump May Become Working Moms’ Must-Have

Photo: Philips Avent / The BumpPhoto: Philips Avent / The Bump
I hesitate to recommend any breast pump but the Medela ones -- I had two of them when I was breastfeeding, and they were practically my best pals. I used them religiously every day after I went back to work (I kept one at work and one at home in case I needed to... read more

Did You Know? Breast Pumps Are Now Covered By Health Insurance

Photo: Courtesy of the manufacturer / The BumpPhoto: Courtesy of the manufacturer / The Bump
Breast pumps and other breastfeeding supplies can get pricey, but (sigh of relief, nursing mama) know that now health insurance plans will cover the cost, due to The Affordable Care Act, the health insurance reform legislation passed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama in 2010. It went into effect August 1, 2012.... read more