Meet the Placenta!

So in this picture, we’ve got a pregnant mom and a little fetus inside of her uterus. That’s the name of this little chamber that the fetus is hanging out in. And this uterus is an organ. And women have this organ. And it’s a very, very strong organ, a very muscular organ. In fact,…

Preventing HIV transmission in Breastfeeding

Each year, 200,000 infants are infected with HIV from breastfeeding This mostly occurs in sub-Saharan Africa HIV positive mothers often have no safer alternative but to breastfeed Nipple shields are existing devices which are used by mothers to aid the breastfeeding process We’re making a small adaptation to this, where you place a replaceable insert…

Breastfeeding Education Learning Lab and Academy (BELLA) for OPENPediatrics

Bella Breastfeeding is a peer-reviewed online course on OPENPediatrics, a free web-based digital learning platform designed for healthcare professionals around the world. The goal of this course is to fulfill the Baby-Friendly USA 3 hour training requirement for providers. At the end of this course, you will have a true understanding of: Benefits of exclusive…