Designing the Optimal Military Lactation Room

So you've been tasked with providing your lactating employees a space to pump or breastfeed privately. No problem - with the integration of a few key features into a private space, we'll help you solve the matter in no time.

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Celebrating All Veterans: Breastfeeding In The Military

Photo credit: Tonya Ritter Photography

This Veterans Day we honor all those who’ve served our country. We also want to recognize all the breastfeeding mothers in the military who are doing double duty by serving their country and nourishing their infants. The military has come a long way in recent years to introduce more family-friendly policies: in 2015 they opened all combat jobs to women for the first time in American history and in 2016 the Pentagon extended paid maternity leave to 12 weeks for all branches of the military. And now all five  branches of the military are making sure breastfeeding mothers have dedicated lactation spaces.

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Lactation Spaces For Military Mothers

Women first joined the U.S. military 100 years ago. Now there are over 200,000 women in active-duty and many are moms. 

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