breastfeeding

New App Delivers Expert Pediatric Support

Jun 1, 2016
Ken Hammond/USDA / PD-USGOV-USDA

Many new moms in Nevada have a hard time getting face-to-face support with breast feeding. Reno Public Radio’s Marcus Lavergne reports on a new app that connects professionals to those who need help.

According to Lindsey Dermid-Grey, a breastfeeding coordinator with the state’s Women, Infant and Children program, most women need some form of lactation care or advice.

International Milk Bank Wins Startup Pitch Competition

Dec 6, 2015

 

A local business that aims to be the world’s largest milk bank won what’s called the InnovateHer startup pitch competition in Reno last month. 

 

InnovateHer is a national competition, sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Association, for businesses that have a meaningful impact on women and families.