59 min

Ep. 97- History of WIC & Breastfeeding The Milk Minute- A Lactation Podcast

    • Parenting

Have you used the WIC Program? Or maybe you qualify but haven’t applied. Or maybe you know absolutely nothing about it. No matter what situation you’re in this week’s episode has a lot for you to learn.
Today Heather and Maureen dig deep into the origins and efficacy of the Women Infant and Children Nutrition Program. Where did it come from? How has it changed? Does it really improve breastfeeding rates? And more!
Let’s end the stigma of receiving social services, understand what this program truly offers, and consider how it could help more people increase their family’s health and wellness. Join your favorite hosts on another journey on the Milk Minute.

THANK YOU TO THIS EPISODE’S SPONSORS
Click HERE to order Liquid IV! Use promo code MILKMINUTE for 25% off your order and free shipping.
Get your breastfeeding journey BACK ON TRACK with a Lactation Consult with Heather! Telehealth available and some insurance accepted. Click the link below for the deets.
Click here to Work with Heather

Listener Question: What do you do to store your pumped milk at work?

Find the new Milk Minute Podcast website by clicking here!
Become a Milk Minute VIP: Click here to get behind-the-scenes-access and exclusive merch!
Contact us: To send us feedback, personal stories, or just to chat you can send us an email at milkminutepodcast@gmail.com
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Stay up to Date: Find us on INSTAGRAM @milk_minute_podcast
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Prefer to read the transcript?- Click Here to read the edited version of this episode!
All of the resources cited in this episode are available on our professional transcript.
Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/milkminutepodcast)

Have you used the WIC Program? Or maybe you qualify but haven’t applied. Or maybe you know absolutely nothing about it. No matter what situation you’re in this week’s episode has a lot for you to learn.
Today Heather and Maureen dig deep into the origins and efficacy of the Women Infant and Children Nutrition Program. Where did it come from? How has it changed? Does it really improve breastfeeding rates? And more!
Let’s end the stigma of receiving social services, understand what this program truly offers, and consider how it could help more people increase their family’s health and wellness. Join your favorite hosts on another journey on the Milk Minute.

THANK YOU TO THIS EPISODE’S SPONSORS
Click HERE to order Liquid IV! Use promo code MILKMINUTE for 25% off your order and free shipping.
Get your breastfeeding journey BACK ON TRACK with a Lactation Consult with Heather! Telehealth available and some insurance accepted. Click the link below for the deets.
Click here to Work with Heather

Listener Question: What do you do to store your pumped milk at work?

Find the new Milk Minute Podcast website by clicking here!
Become a Milk Minute VIP: Click here to get behind-the-scenes-access and exclusive merch!
Contact us: To send us feedback, personal stories, or just to chat you can send us an email at milkminutepodcast@gmail.com
Get Community Support: Click Here to Join our Free Facebook Community!
Stay up to Date: Find us on INSTAGRAM @milk_minute_podcast
Stare at us on TikTok

Prefer to read the transcript?- Click Here to read the edited version of this episode!
All of the resources cited in this episode are available on our professional transcript.
Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/milkminutepodcast)

59 min