What is the labor law for pumping breast milk at work?

Answer New laws signed by President Obama in March 2010 require employers to provide reasonable break time for an employee to pump breast milk for her nursing child for one year after the child's birth.Wh... Read More »

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When can you start pumping breast milk?

When colostrum comes in during late pregnancy, your nipples can leak it. However, you should NOT pump before you are considered full term, as pumping simulates breastfeeding, which in turn causes y... Read More »

Are you about to go into labor if you are leaking breast milk at 7 months pregnant and just went through false labor?

Answer Many women start leaking colustrum during pregnancy, which is normal and does not mean you are going into labor.

How long does a breast take to refill after pumping?

A woman's breasts cannot actually be depleted by breast feeding or pumping. Breast milk is continuously produced, and production increases as the breast is emptied. On average during a feeding or p... Read More »

So California is trying to pass a Law that Breast Feeding Mothers get paid breaks to pump breast milk. Opinion?

No, I don't think they should get "paid" breaks. I think extra breaks for a breast feeding mother to pump are fine if she requests it but I don't agree with paid breaks. How many would she need? I ... Read More »