Place Your Bid Now For a Miracle Playhouse!

By , January 27th, 2015 | Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Events, News | 0 Comments

As part of the #36HoursForKids Radiothon, the morning show team at Alice 96.5 teamed up with local builders to design and construct spectacular playhouses that are now up for auction. All proceeds from the Miracle Playhouse Project will benefit children in our community.

You can also check out the playhouses in person at The Summit in south Reno. Bids close Friday, January 30 at 7 a.m.!

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Tax Break for Breastfeeding Moms

By , January 24th, 2015 | The Lactation Connection | 0 Comments

Tax Break for Breastfeeding Moms Be sure to save your receipts for breast pumps and breast feeding supplies because the IRS is giving nursing moms a much-needed tax break.

Breastfeeding advocates, including the American Academy of Pediatrics, successfully lobbied the IRS, stressing the long-lasting health benefits of breastfeeding.

If your insurance provider doesn’t already cover all of your breastfeeding supplies and you had to pay out-of-pocket for a breast pump or other accessories last year, talk to your tax preparer or visit the IRS website for more information.

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“Great Start” Breastfeeding Class

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Great Start Breastfeeding ClassGet off to a “great start” with our Great Start: Breastfeeding (Back to the Basics) class. New moms or moms-to-be will learn latching and positioning techniques, how to establish or increase an abundant milk supply and more.

Class is held the first Wednesday of each month from 6:30-9 p.m. at Renown Regional Medical Center. Cost is $20. Register online.

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