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NICU nurse donates milk

NICU Nurse Donates Milk to Help Preemies: Monica’s Story

NICU nurse Monica Bean talks about donating milk—and learning something special about her own hospital and the babies in her care.  I am a registered nurse and work at MedStar Washington... More > about NICU Nurse Donates Milk to Help Preemies: Monica’s Story

Guita’s Story: Following My Mother’s Example

My name is Guita Horowitz Diamond and I became a mother in August 2020. As time passed and my frozen milk stack increased, I wanted... More > about Guita’s Story: Following My Mother’s Example

Sarah’s Story: Deciding to Pump Anyway

Sarah Rizzo didn’t plan to offer her baby a bottle, but she decided to pump anyway. Here’s why. Breast milk donation is something I’ve wanted... More > about Sarah’s Story: Deciding to Pump Anyway

A Family Physician’s Unexpected Journey: From Premature Twins to Milk Donation

Family physician Jessica Faraci tells her story of receiving milk for her twins and later donating back. Read more of her work at Pulse—voices from... More > about A Family Physician’s Unexpected Journey: From Premature Twins to Milk Donation

MelroseWakefield Healthcare Baby Café Empowers Milk Recipient to Become Milk Donor

Lisa tells her story of receiving milk at MelroseWakefield Hospital, then going on to donate milk twice, with the support of the Baby Café. When... More > about MelroseWakefield Healthcare Baby Café Empowers Milk Recipient to Become Milk Donor

Preemies Inspire NICU Fellow to Donate Milk

Elizabeth, a NICU fellow at a Philadelphia hospital, shares her story of donating milk in honor of the babies in her care. We found out... More > about Preemies Inspire NICU Fellow to Donate Milk