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COVID-19 and Breastfeeding: What You Need to Know

Nursing moms can thrive working from home with their babies amid COVID-19 restrictions. Join us to learn health guidelines and necessities for safer breastfeeding.
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COVID-19 and Breastfeeding: What You Need to Know

Time & Location

Apr 23, 2020, 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM PDT
Web Video - Link to be sent to registrant

About the Event

Nursing mothers can thrive working from home with their babies amid COVID-19 restrictions. It takes smart planning, reliable information, and a loving, health-first mindset for baby and mom. Healthy Horizons CEO Sheila Janakos is a lactation consulting expert who will share tips to help build confidence in nursing moms and new parents as they adjust their routines with baby during the public health emergency. In this session, Sheila will cover:

· Centers for Disease Control and World Health Organization: Trusted guidelines for breastfeeding and COVID-19

· CDC guidance for proper cleaning of breastpumps and pumping equipment 

· Tips for handling baby if you are sick

Length and Format: 45 minutes (30 minutes presentation; 15 minutes Q&A with questions submitted via text chat)

**Register up until 45 minutes before event to receive meeting link. Your link will be sent separately before the event. If you have not received your meeting link before the event, please check your email spam folder. For assistance, please contact us at info@hh-bc.com** 

Our Speaker:

Sheila Janakos is CEO of Healthy Horizons, a role to which she brings 30 years of experience in providing breastfeeding guidance and education. She earned a B.S. in Community Health Education from San Francisco State University and M.P.H. in Public Health Education from San Jose State University. She is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and a Certified Lactation Educator. In November 2019, Sheila was honored with Silicon Valley Business Journal’s C-Suite Award for her three decades as a business entrepreneur, lactation consulting innovator and advocate for nursing mothers at work and at home. An accomplished public speaker, Sheila has also shared her expertise as the radio host of “Babies and Beyond” on Voice America Talk Radio Network from 2004 to 2007.

 

About Healthy Horizons: 

Founded in 1991 and based in Burlingame, California, Healthy Horizons is the first company to offer comprehensive workplace mother’s rooms maintenance and lactation-at-work benefits at scale across North America. Healthy Horizons sets up and maintains mother’s rooms and breast pumps, offers on-site and online classes and education, and ongoing support to empower nursing mothers at work and at home. Healthy Horizons operates two breastfeeding centers and a pump pick-up facility in the San Francisco Bay Area. Major employers currently rely on Healthy Horizons in over 80 cities throughout the U.S. and Canada. Learn more: https://www.healthyhorizonsonline.com/

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