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Breastfeeding Legislation Needs Your Help and NOW

This bill deletes the age limitation in the statute that permits mothers to publicly breastfeed their children who are age 12 months or younger. ” Here is a link to the actual bill: http://www.capitol.tn.gov/Bills/107/Bill/SB0083.pdf Sen Faulk is the sole sponsor … Continue reading

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Greater Rights for TN Breastfeeding Moms: Your Action Needed

Thanks to the hard work of a few individuals and organizations, a State Bill, introduced by State Senator Mike Faulk, is set to eliminate the age restriction on the current breastfeeding bill (currently at 12 months). Here, an article by … Continue reading

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Ricki Lake hosts A Roast of the Farm Midwives

This year as part of MANA’s (Midwives Alliance of North America) conference Ricki Lake is coming to host a fundraiser! What could be more fun than a roast of the farm midwives? Come join yours truly, tons of birth professionals … Continue reading

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Local Midwives get a Nod

Voice of America has a new article by Mike Osborne, featuring two of our local midwives: Mary Anne Richardson, a CPM (the article incorrectly states), and Mavis Schorn, a Nurse Midwife (the article states she is a doctor, she is … Continue reading

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Mother’s Pamper Party

Join other mothers Sunday, May 16, from 3-5 pm to relax and be pampered. Join the Nashville Birth Network for a FREE pamper party including light refreshments, prenatal massages, henna tattoos and pampering from an aesthetician. This event will be … Continue reading

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