From Syria to Flint: Breastmilk Saves Lives

Presently many places are in turmoil. Whether it is a natural disaster or political upheaval, disasters impact children age five and younger the most. Artificially fed babies are at the greatest risk (five times) of illness and death. In such crisis resources -especially clean water, is scarce. Therefore breastmilk is the only safe food for…

Leaving Your Nursling for Hajj

Each year thousands of mothers leave for Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca. Some choose to tote their young children but many forgo this option as it can add stress to an experience that usually only comes once in a lifetime. Going for hajj takes years to months of preparation.   Careful planning is also key to […]