Logan Mason, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ Champion

By , September 25th, 2014 | Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Patient Stories | 0 Comments

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH) named Logan Mason a 2014 Champion Child. As an ambassador for the state of Nevada, Logan represents the thousands of sick or injured children in CMN Hospitals across the country, like Renown Children’s Hospital. Logan has been receiving treatment for an immune deficiency at Renown Children’s Hospital since he was an infant.

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The Magic of Milk: Preemies, Breastfeeding and Human Milk Donation

By , September 19th, 2014 | The Lactation Connection | 0 Comments

My son’s birth five years ago—in fact, my entire first pregnancy—was a fairy tale narrative, of sorts, and it became the lens through which I viewed what had always been vague and mysterious to me: feeding babies. I experienced the usual anxiety about feeding him with milk that my body was (typically, agonizingly) slow to produce. But my milk came in, and he sucked and grew. It never occurred to me to wonder: what would I do if it didn’t? But following the harrowing birth of my daughter this past February, I realized that for many babies, especially preemies, it’s a matter of life and death. And I learned, through 51 days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) …

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See What’s New at The Lactation Connection

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See What's New at The Lactation Connection Every Mom loves a sale! Now through the end of September, The Lactation Connection is offering 25% off all nursing tops.


The Lactation Connection is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is located in The Shops at Renown at Renown Regional Medical Center.


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