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WIC and the Nevada Breastfeeding Coalition’s Here-There-Everywhere, A Breastfeeding Awareness Campaign Supporting Nevada Moms

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We all know mama’s need help with, well, everything from dinner and laundry to dishes and homework and so much in between. That’s why I thought the Reno Moms would be interested in a new program from the Nevada Women, Infants and Children that has been launched here in Reno …

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To the man whose wife just pushed out his child from a ten centimeter hole in her body….(or underwent a massive surgical procedure!)

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Having just delivered my second baby, I’ve been privy to many “mama talks and baby walks” with other moms, veteran or new. Stuff is shared. So men listen up, this is a compilation of dos and don’ts I’ve gathered from these conversations, that hopefully will help you along this hormone …

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Reno Liquid Gold 5K To Be Held on August 6th

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World Breastfeeding Week is August 1-7, which means it’s time for the annual Liquid Gold 5k and kids fun run.  This is the 6th annual 5k that the Northern Nevada Breastfeeding Coalition has sponsored. World Breastfeeding Week was originally created by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) back in …

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How you and your little one can benefit from Kangaroo Care

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Today’s guest post was written by Dawn Miller-Hanna, Neonatal Nurse and Developmental Care Specialist at Saint Mary’s. The birth of an infant can be a joyous time for mothers and their family. But, what if your infant is born prematurely (before 37 weeks gestational age) or requires care in a neonatal intensive …

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