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Welcome to Workplace Lactation Week 2023 - Theme: Preparing for the PUMP Act!

Welcome to Workplace Lactation Week 2023 - Theme: Preparing for the PUMP Act!

Welcome to Workplace Lactation Week, a dedicated week celebrated in conjunction with National Breastfeeding Month, with a special focus on working and pumping. The 2023 theme is "Preparing for the PUMP Act." This themed week serves as an invaluable resource for leaders, parents, and businesses, providing essential information, resources, and best practices to promote a lactation-friendly work environment.
by Healthy Horizons on August 08, 2023
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What is National Breastfeeding Month? The History, 2023 Themes, and Events

What is National Breastfeeding Month? The History, 2023 Themes, and Events

National Breastfeeding Month is celebrated in August every year, and is dedicated to raising awareness of the importance and benefits of chest/breastfeeding for both infants and parents. Organizations in the lactation space provide families with support, resources, and information, encouraging them to make informed choices, and overcome barriers they may experience. 

by Healthy Horizons on July 16, 2023
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Chestfeeding: An Inclusive Approach to Infant Feeding

Chestfeeding: An Inclusive Approach to Infant Feeding

For many people, the act of feeding a newborn baby from the chest or breast is a natural and intimate experience that strengthens the bond between parent and child. However, not all individuals who breastfeed identify as women. For those who may identify as non-binary, transgender, or gender-nonconforming, the language and cultural norms surrounding breastfeeding can feel exclusive and alienating.
by Healthy Horizons on June 27, 2023
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Understanding Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

Understanding Postpartum Depression & Anxiety

The birth of a child is often considered a joyous and fulfilling experience. However, for many women, the postpartum period can be accompanied by unexpected emotional challenges. Postpartum depression and anxiety are two common conditions that can significantly impact a new mother's well-being and ability to care for her child. In this article, we will explore the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for postpartum depression and anxiety, shedding light on this important but often overlooked aspect of motherhood.

by Healthy Horizons on May 24, 2023
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8 Tips for Capturing Beautiful and Memorable Baby Photos

8 Tips for Capturing Beautiful and Memorable Baby Photos

Taking photos of your baby can be a fun and...
by Healthy Horizons on April 27, 2023
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How are Women Doing Right Now in the Middle of a Pandemic?

How are Women Doing Right Now in the Middle of a Pandemic?

How are women doing right now in the middle of...
by Healthy Horizons on October 27, 2021
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Find a Moms Group or Parents Club

Find a Moms Group or Parents Club

Joining a parents club can be a great way to...
by Healthy Horizons on June 24, 2021
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Mom with young child doing mommy-and-me yoga

Mommy and Me Yoga Tips

New parents will learn about mommy-and-me yoga with video techniques, and how to incorporate your newborn into your yoga lifestyle for improved wellbeing and connection.
by Healthy Horizons on April 10, 2021
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Celebrating Dads as Caregivers - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Celebrating Dads as Caregivers

For dads in breastfeeding families, Father’s Day marks a special...
by Healthy Horizons on June 17, 2020
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Mother’s Rooms Rising in Popularity as Employee Benefit - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Mother’s Rooms Rising in Popularity as Employee Benefit

Trying to ace the competition for top talent among working...
by Healthy Horizons on March 13, 2020
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The Meaning of Corporate Lactation - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

The Meaning of Corporate Lactation

The importance of incorporating support for breastfeeding in the workplace...
by Healthy Horizons on October 30, 2019
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Mom Hack: Fun Summer Activities With Your Baby - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Mom Hack: Fun Summer Activities With Your Baby

As the days get longer and the weather warms up,...
by Healthy Horizons on July 11, 2019
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Creating A True Family Friendly Work Environment - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Creating A True Family Friendly Work Environment

Companies develop family-friendly policies and lactation programs because they know...
by Healthy Horizons on December 06, 2018
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The Value of Family-Friendly Company Events - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

The Value of Family-Friendly Company Events

Corporate Family-Friendly Events Corporate family-friendly events that invite an employee’s...
by Healthy Horizons on May 10, 2018
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Job Flexibility For Breastfeeding Moms - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Job Flexibility For Breastfeeding Moms

Breastfeeding Moms At Work With a new baby, working and...
by Healthy Horizons on April 04, 2018
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Creating A Positive Atmosphere for Pumping Mothers at Work - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Creating A Positive Atmosphere for Pumping Mothers at Work

Pumping Mothers at Work Having a corporate lactation program with...
by Healthy Horizons on January 11, 2018
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Workplace Breastfeeding Laws - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Workplace Breastfeeding Laws

Are you familiar with the Break Time for Nursing Mothers...
by Healthy Horizons on July 07, 2017
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4 Ways Workplaces Can Help Employees Balance Work and Family Life - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

4 Ways Workplaces Can Help Employees Balance Work and Family Life

How Can Workplaces Help Employees Balance Work and Family Life...
by Healthy Horizons on June 15, 2016
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Top 4 Reasons to Offer Maternity Parking - Healthy Horizons Breastfeeding Centers, Inc.

Top 4 Reasons to Offer Maternity Parking

Reasons To Offer Maternity Parking Many of our clients are...
by Healthy Horizons on June 07, 2016
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