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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

The past year has been incredibly stress-inducing for many people.  When I

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

Welcome to what will likely be the shortest section of my blog

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

I spent two years writing my Masters thesis on low milk supply,

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

As I’ve mentioned in the past, I did my Masters degree on

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

I tend to stay away from controversial topics on my blog, but

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

In a blog post earlier this year, I discussed the obnoxious loophole

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

I spent hours and hours this week searching for a term in

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

Over the past few decades, the language we use to promote breastfeeding

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

For today’s blog post I considered just cutting & pasting my 21,397

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Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

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Hi, I'm Rachel!

I'm a private practice lactation consultant (IBCLC) with my masters degree in human lactation. When I'm not helping breastfeeding & chestfeeding families in MetroWest Massachusetts, or writing blogs for parents AND other lactation professionals, I'm hanging with my three kids and/or indulging in my love of drag queens. Learn more about me by clicking here!

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