Tag Archives: New York
Bella Marie was born at just over one pound at the gestational age of 23 weeks and has thrived through significant prematurity-related challenges. Northwell Staten Island University Hospital documents how she was the first patient to receive pasteurized donor human milk.
Originally posted on November 24th, 2015 by Amber Star Merkens My journey to becoming the NY Outreach Coordinator for Mothers’ Milk Bank Northeast was heavily influenced by a very personal experience with life in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). My daughter
News channel New York 1 visited our latest donor milk depot in Manhattan, Explore + Discover NY, and interviewed recipient and donor mothers about their experience. Watch the clip here.
By Priya Nembhard Originally posted by our partner organization Moms Pump Here, 3/31/16 momspumphere.com/blog/entry/nursing-rooms-and-nyc-politics It almost seems like the words “nursing room” and “politics” do not belong in the same sentence. In a perfect world we would not have to think
Regarding Int. No. 1063-2016 – Requiring Lactation Rooms in Certain Public Spaces By Amber Star Merkens, March 30, 2016 MMBNE was invited to testify before New York City Council’s Committee on Women’s Issues regarding proposed legislation to establish lactation rooms
It’s a happy day for babies in NYC! New York Presbyterian Hospital/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital now offers our service in their NICU. Congratulations to the hospital staff for working hard to bring lifesaving donor milk to frail and premature babies.
Brooklyn Borough President Helps Open Brooklyn Birthing Center Milk Depot On October 28th, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams spoke at our Brooklyn Birthing Center Milk Depot opening. For pictures, click here, and for news coverage, click here.