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California State Senate Approves Requiring Lactation Rooms For Mothers In Major Airports

The state Senate has passed legislation requiring large airports to offer a private space for mothers to breastfeed or pump milk.

08/20/2014

One of the images the group The Mothers of Instagram said was censored and led to an account being suspended. (The Mothers of Instagram)

Mothers To Protest Instagram, Facebook Censorship Of Breastfeeding Images

A group of women who were banned from Instagram for posting pictures of breastfeeding and naked infants are planning to demonstrate in front of Facebook, which owns the image-sharing social network.

07/11/2014

A mother breastfeeds her baby. (Maurizio Brambatti/AFP/Getty Images)

State Assembly Passes Bill Requiring Lactation Rooms In Large California Airports

The state Assembly has passed a bill requiring large airports to make accommodations for traveling mothers to pump breast milk.

05/28/2014

A mother breastfeeds her baby. (Maurizio Brambatti/AFP/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Federal Breastfeeding Coverage Creating Confusion

The Affordable Care Act now mandates insurance companies cover the costs associated with breast feeding.

05/13/2013

A mother breastfeeds her baby. (Maurizio Brambatti/AFP/Getty Images)

Breastfeeding Teacher Sues Carmel School District Over Discrimination

A former Carmel school teacher has accused school officials in a lawsuit of failing to accommodate her breastfeeding schedule.

11/13/2012

Women breastfeed their babies at the Hirshhorn Museum in Washington on February 12, 2011.(Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Concord Farmer’s Market To Feature Breastfeeding Booth

Moms in search of healthy food for their families could get an extra helping of nutrition information at a breastfeeding booth at Concord’s farmers’ market Thursday evening.

08/02/2012

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Napa Moms, Babies Stage ‘Nurse-In’ Over Public Breastfeeding Fight

Some Napa County mothers are doing what comes naturally outside the local Social Security office where a woman was asked to take her breastfeeding outside last week.

07/16/2012

Time magazine, May 21, 2012, cover shows a photograph of Jamie Lynne Grumet, 26, breastfeeding her 3-year-old son for a story on "attachment parenting." (HANDOUT PHOTO PROVIDED BY TIME MAGAZINE)

Bay Area Parents Say Time Cover Mom Breastfed Until Age 6

This week’s cover of Time Magazine, featuring a Bay Area native breastfeeding her child, has sparked debate about the appropriateness of breastfeeding older children. The parents of the cover woman told CBS 5 they don’t see what all of the fuss is about.

05/11/2012

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NorCal Mom Pleads Guilty In Meth Breast Milk Death

A California woman accused of killing her infant son by breastfeeding him after she used methamphetamine has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter.

02/07/2012

Target store in Mountain View (AP)

Breastfeeding Moms Stage Protest At San Jose Target Store

Breastfeeding moms were out in force at more than 100 Target stores across the country, including one in San Jose on Wednesday, in protest of the alleged mistreatment of a breastfeeding mom at a store in the Houston area.

12/28/2011

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