Exploring the world of exclusive pumping: Guest post by Fiona Jardine, MA, LLM, MLS, CLC

Fiona Jardine, MA, LLM, MLS, CLC is a PhD candidate at the University of Maryland’s iSchool conducting research on the experiences and information behavior of those who exclusively pump breast milk. This week on Our Milky Way, she shares preliminary findings from her research, her motivations, and how she hopes to contribute to maternal child health. We look forward to …

Join us for the 26th Annual International Breastfeeding Conference!

There is a lot to love about autumn in Wisconsin, but when the wind howls, chilling to the bone, I start dreaming of Floridian palms and sunshine. Just as the magnificent maple leaves begin to fall and the sky begins to darken, Healthy Children Project’s Annual International Breastfeeding Conference flyer is released, sparking great anticipation …

28 days until the International Breastfeeding Conference!

A new year is almost upon us, and it’s hard to believe that several months have passed since we introduced the 2019 International Breastfeeding Conference here on Our Milky Way. While we’ve been surprised with a few “balmy” days here in Wisconsin this December, butterflies no longer flicker peacefully across a bright sky as I …

Looking forward to the International Breastfeeding Conference 2019

Birds chirp cheerily, vibrant butterflies peacefully flicker across a bright sky, our radiant sun illuminates the abundance of summer. In August in Wisconsin, it is almost never appropriate to utter January. Unless of course you are speaking of Healthy Children Project’s 25th International Breastfeeding Conference in Deerfield Beach, Fla. January 15 to 18, 2019. The …