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Dec 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Recycle Program Supports NICU Moms

Medela is proud to announce the launch of Medela Recycles, a program designed to allow more moms the opportunity to breastfeed—supported by...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

For Your Consideration

According to a study by Medela, only 52 percent of moms are aware that, since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) became law, pregnant women can receive...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Medela Enters Exclusive Enteral Feeding Pump Agreement with Atlanta Biomedical Company

 Medela announced today that it has reached a five-year agreement with Atlanta Biomedical Company (ABC), assigning Medela as the exclusive...

Aug 25, 2014, 07:00 ET

Mom of Preemie Donates Medela Breastpump to Ronald McDonald House to Celebrate Son's One-Year Birthday

 Instead of planning a traditional birthday party to celebrate her son's first birthday, Stephanie Wujick, a mother from Oldsmar, Fla., opted...

May 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Medela Completes Acquisition of Acacia Enteral Feeding Division

Medela announced today the completion of its acquisition of the enteral feeding assets of Acacia, Inc., a Brea, Calif.-based company that designs...

May 06, 2014, 07:00 ET

Medela Acquires Acacia Enteral Feeding Division

Medela today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the enteral feeding assets of Acacia, Inc., a Brea, Calif.-based company that designs...

Feb 06, 2014, 11:49 ET

Medela Recognizes Outstanding Neonatal Intensive Care Units for Increasing Human Milk Consumption

 Medela today announced the winning neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) for their compelling breastmilk programs helping to improve infant...

Jan 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Thopaz™ Chest Drainage Shortens Chest Tube Duration and Length of Stay by One Full Day

 Medela Healthcare announced research results showing that surgical patients who were managed with digital chest drainage system Thopaz™...

Dec 09, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Medela Connects Moms with Insurance-Covered Pumps

 Medela today announces the launch of a new service for moms. Medela's new supplier lookup feature on its website allows consumers to find an...

Nov 08, 2013, 15:50 ET

Medela Goes Pink for a Day to Promote Breast Cancer Awareness

Medela today announced it will make a $7,000 donation to www.Breastcancer.org. Trading their traditional yellow hues for pink for just one day,...

Sep 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Medela Promotes Human Milk Consumption in NICUs to Address Health Risks Associated with Prematurity and Improve Infant Health

 Medela today announced a call to share best practices to raise awareness about premature births and effective efforts to support human milk...

Aug 07, 2013, 10:02 ET

Breastfeeding Advocates Honored By Medela

Medela today announced the induction of three honorees to the Breastfeeding Hall of Excellence. The inductees, Sherry Payne, MSN, RN, CNE, IBCLC,...

May 16, 2013, 09:00 ET

Nueva herramienta en línea ayuda a las mamas de habla hispana a cumplir sus metas de lactancia

Medela lanzó hoy un nuevo programa de aprendizaje en línea en español, Medela Breastfeeding University, para ayudar a las mamás...

May 02, 2013, 10:00 ET

New Invia® Motion™ Offers Increased Patient Mobility and Freedom

Medela today announces the availability of Invia® Motion™ Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) System for treating chronic and acute...

Apr 30, 2013, 11:05 ET

New Online Tool Helps Moms Prepare for Breastfeeding Success

 Waiting for a new baby's arrival is an exciting time, with expectant parents eager for information and plenty of time on their hands (before...

Mar 27, 2013, 09:00 ET

Medela to Support Breastfeeding Advocates Who Help Moms Succeed

 A mother's breastfeeding journey can be a rewarding, though often tenuous, experience. To honor those who help moms successfully nurse and...

Jan 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

Nipple that Mimics Breastfeeding Now Available at National Retail Chains

 The Calma breastmilk feeding system from Medela, Inc.—which helps emulate the breastfeeding experience for babies—is now available...

Dec 21, 2012, 09:15 ET

Medela to donate $30,000 in Breastfeeding Support Products to Neonatal Intensive Care Units

 Medela announced today the winning neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) from its Virtual Human Milk (breastmilk) Collection Campaign in honor...

Nov 05, 2012, 12:29 ET

New Quick Clean Soap From Medela Makes Everyday Cleaning Easy

Medela today announced the introduction of Quick Clean™ Breastmilk Removal Soap, the newest addition to Medela's Quick Clean family of...

Nov 01, 2012, 09:28 ET

Medela Announces Virtual Breast Milk Collection Campaign in Honor of Prematurity Awareness Month

 Human milk acts as a medicine for premature babies who are vulnerable to potentially fatal diseases such as necrotizing enterocolitis, an...