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Pregnancy & Newborn
You've prepped for this day - your baby is on the way. And although your birthing center is stocked with labor and delivery essentials, you still need to pack for the after party... Click here to read more.
Pregnancy & Newborn
Breast Fest - All the Gear You Need to make nursing a breeze. (Milkflow Chai Latte) Click here to read more.
Wellness Check - Medicine Chest Musts for Baby's first year. (UpSpring Probiotic + Colostrum) Click here to read more.
Mums and Tots May 2017: C-Panty
C-Panty is a complete solution through every stage of the healing process, speeding up recovery and slimming the tummy after having a c-section. The compression of the garment reduces swelling, helps decrease excess fluids and shrink the uterus.
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Pregnancy and Newborn May 2017: Milkflow Fenugreek & Blessed Thistle Chocolate
UpSpring's Milkflow Chocolate Fenugreek & Blessed Thistle Drink Mix featured in the Pregnancy and Newborn May 2017 Issue.
ABC Detroit: UpSpring Charcoal Fusion Panty
ABC Detroit Shares their Must Haves for New Moms. See why they like UpSpring Charcoal Fusion Panty and other new mom must haves... Click here to watch the video.
Fox News: UpSpring Milkflow
Building a Family Holiday Travel Essentials Kit. Fox News features UpSpring Milkflow as an essential for traveling with babies and children. See all the essentials in the segment... Click here to read more and watch the video.
The Doctors: UpSpring Lactation
Many people believe that breastfeeding is instinctive, yet many mothers struggle with one or more aspects of nursing. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2011, 79 percent of newborns started out breastfed, but only 49 percent were breastfed at six months. Some experts argue this significant drop could be a result of different physical, emotional or social challenges.A new mom who recently returned to work fulltime talks with a lactation expert using the Doctor on Demand app to answer her questions about pumping at work and breast-feeding her 5-month-old girl...Click here to watch the video.
Kourtney Kardashian: A Big Milkscreen Fan
The Milkscreen test to detect alcohol in breast milk was featured on "Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami." Kourtney Kardashian used the Milkscreen strips to test her breast milk for alcohol after she had her first drink since having baby Mason. With the Milkscreen test for alcohol in breast milk, Kourtney knew exactly when the alcohol was finally out of her breast milk...Click here to watch the video.
Fox News Chicago Features Milkscreen and Shrinkx Hips
Jamie Grayson, the popular Baby Guy, showcases the best new products for parents including Milkscreen, Shrinkx Hips and the Aqua Scale. Milkscreen lets women that are breastfeeding enjoy an adult beverage but then test their breast milk for alcohol. Shrinkx Hips post natal compression belt is proven to narrow hips after childbirth and helps you go back to the size you were before you had the baby. Click here to watch the video.
The Doctors TV Show Features Milkscreen
For women that are nursing but wish to consume an occassional or celebratory drink and make sure they are not passing anything negative onto their baby there is Milkscreen. Milkscreen is the only at home test to detect alcohol in breast milk. Click here to watch the video.
The Doctors TV Show Features Walking Wings
Walking Wings helps baby learn to walk by balancing hands-free and experiencing fewer falls. Walking Wings fastens around baby's chest and has two straps with handles for parents to hold. It's safer for baby (no tugging on little arms) and kinder to parent's backs (no more bending over!). Click here to watch the video.
Nutional Outlook | UpSpring Expands Lineup of Lacation Support
UpSpring (Austin, TX) has expanded its lineup of lactation products with the launch of its Milkflow Lactation Cookies, and Milkflow Lactation Cookie Mix, which are available in Target stores throughout the U.S. ..... Click here to read more.
PureWow | 7 C-Section Recovery Tips to Help You Heal
Fact: Giving birth is never easy. But if you’ve had a C-section (whether it was planned or not), then the period after delivery can come with a host of unique challenges—it is a major surgery, after all. That’s why we tapped the experts for ways to speed up ..... Click here to read more.
Stroller Traffic | A Tastier Way to Boost Breastmilk Supply
UpSpring’s Milkflow Fenugreek + Blessed Thistle Chai Tea Latte Powder Drink Mix is the first and only chai latte flavored fenugreek beverage. It’s recommended by lactation consultants to help promote healthy breast milk supply, thanks to: galactagogues (aka breast milk boosters) fenugreek, blessed thistle, and anise. . ..... Click here to read more.
USA TODAY | Must Have Breastfeeding
ProductsIf you thought your little one needs a lot of stuff, just wait until you embark on a breastfeeding journey. Suddenly mama needs accessories, machines and ointments, too. ..... Click here to read more.
Delish | Jessie James Decker's Latest Instagram Has Everyone Wondering — Can You Drink While Breastfeeding?
Jessie James Decker's Instagram followers are used to seeing breastfeeding pictures on her feed. The third-time new mom is as open as they come: #freethenipple, #loveyourbody, all that good stuff. But the comment section of her most recent baby-on-the-boob post turned into an all-out war zone because..... Click here to read more.
Mom.me | C-Section Moms Rejoice! These Undies Were Made Just for You
Having a child forces a woman's body to do things she never thought possible. Aside from watching her belly inflate like a hot air balloon, an expectant mother is forced to endure all sorts of pain and discomfort as she makes..... Click here to read more.
Ms. Career Girl | Lisa Williamson, UpSpring CEO
My first job was delivering newspapers at age 11 in Indiana. This meant getting up every day at the crack of dawn and delivering papers in rain, snow, sleet and shine. I think I was the first female paper delivery and this experience fueled the fire for my future business endeavors..... Click here to read more.
She Knows | C-Panty
Whether you’ve had a cesarean birth or one might be in your future, shake off any feelings of judgment, because birth is birth. And currently, 41 percent of births in North America are C-sections. Besides, the way a baby comes into the world.... Click here to read more.
UpSpring, an innovative company that creates science backed and all natural products, takes a different approach by catering to both mom and baby with several one of a kind items such as Milkscreen?, the first home test kit to detect alcohol in breast milk. CEOMOM chatted with UpSpring co-founder and CEO, Lisa Williamson, to learn more about the company’s vision and plans for future products.... Click here to read more.
Pregnancy & Newborn
Postpartum wellness is so important, but it often gets put on the back burner with a newborn in the house. A belly wrap is an easy way to do something proactive for your recovery that doesnâ€™t require too much thought or effort, but not all wraps are created equal. The Upspring Shrinkx Bamboo Charcoal Post Pregnancy Belly Wrap is a game changer for new moms looking to... Click here to read more.
For a "berry" delicious fortifying beverage, Upspring's Milkflow Fenugreek + Blessed Thistle Drink Mix is an all-natural berry-flavored beverage that promotes milk supply. Just mix a packet with water or juice, or add it toIf you know that a mom-to-be plans on breastfeeding after giving birth, take her upcoming nursing journey into account when shopping for the perfect baby shower present... Click here to read more.
For a "berry" delicious fortifying beverage, Upspring's Milkflow Fenugreek + Blessed Thistle Drink Mix is an all-natural berry-flavored beverage that promotes milk supply. Just mix a packet with water or juice, or add it to... Click here to read more.
Baby Box Lab | Milkscreen
I love my milkscreen. My husband and I have enjoyed having our glass of wine and talking since we have been married and I was sad to see that go when I got pregnant. After I had my daughter I didn't think that we could enjoy that time together anymore because I was breastfeeding. My doctor recommended that I check these out because they are very accurate and would make sure that I do not let alcohol go through my breast milk. I have to say they work wonderfully.... Click here to read more.
Cool Mom Picks | UpSpring Nipple Balm
You know how much we love to seek out the very coolest baby registry essentials and must-haves, both as a group of moms who are searching for cool baby gifts for our own new additions, and as those who only wish we had them when ours were young ones. Especially when it comes to cool eco baby products that make you feel that much better about the items you're buying... Click here to read more.
The Stir | Milkflow Fenugreek
Once you have a child, all you want to do is spend as much time with your newborn as possible. (And catch up on sleep, of course.) Sadly, most new moms who work outside the home don't have access to adequate parental leave, ..." Click here to read more.
Best Products | Wellmom Nipple Balm
Old wives' tales say coconut oil is a great home remedy for sore nursing nipples. But if you don't want to deal with the greasy mess, reach for this balm instead. You'll get the same skin-soothing benefits of coconut oil without feeling like you're about to be fried......Click here to read more.
Real Girls Kitchen | Milkscreen
Welcome to traveling with a baby. It is crazy! Truthfully, you have never needed and yet somehow not needed so much stuff in your whole freakin life! Here is a guideline to what to pack for a family vacay..... Click here to read more.
Celebrity Baby Trends | Milkscreen
Choosing to breastfeed is one of the most important decisions you can make for your baby. We know breastfeeding is not for everyone and we also know not all of us are fortunate enough to produce enough milk to provide for our baby... Click here to read more.
Badass Breastfeeder | Milkscreen, Milkflow and Wellbaby D
I was recently talking to my mom about what her experience was like nursing me in the 70's. During our conversation I realized just how many convenience items have been developed for breastfeeding moms that she didn't have. There are many items that I have never tried, but I was surprised at how many are actually inside my house right now. As blogger I get the opportunity to sample many things. Here's 10 things that my mom never had... Click here to read more.
Mother Magazine | Milkscreen
With August being National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, we thought it only right to celebrate those of us mamas who are lactating and proud of it. For anyone who's tried it, you know breastfeeding is a mixed bag of emotions, spanning from defeat to triumph to hilarity to pain and frustration to some of the most tender moments you'll ever experience. Click here to read more.
Working Mother | Milkflow
If you're looking to keep your milk supply up but don't want to deal with teas, cookies or pills, UpSpring's Milkflow is easy: Just add the drink mix to 8 ounces of water and you're set. Click here to read more.
Mommy Noire | Milkscreen and Wellbaby D
So after nine months of growing this baby inside of you, it's time to move around a little more than you have been. Don't let the fact that you're breastfeeding stop you and the family from taking a trip or two this summer. Sure, it gives you a little more to think about Mama, but if you're well-prepared there's no reason you can't have just as much fun as everyone else! ...." Click here to read more.
Cool Mom Tech | UpSpring Lactation
The trend of online doctor visit apps is definitely reaching critical mass as people learn it's a great way to get professional advice and even subscriptions without the hassle of making appointments or schlepping out the door. And now we're starting to see them drill down to give you access specialties, like the new Doctor on Demand app, which includes board-certified lactation consultants...." Click here to read more.
The Stir, Cafemom Blog | UpSpring LactationOuch!
While no mom should put up with that, instead of weaning, you can teach baby what appropriate to bite and what isn't. "Immediately take your baby off the breast and offer him a toy, cool wash cloth, knuckle or something else that is okay to bite," says lactation consultant Tanja Knutson..." Click here to read more.
UpSpring Launches CVS as Newest Retail Partner
AUSTIN, Texas, August 9, 2018 -- UpSpring, provider of clinically-backed health and wellness solutions for mom and baby, today announced they will be going into CVS stores nationwide with their all natural Milkflow™ Fenugreek + Blessed Thistle Breastfeeding Supplement Drink, Milkflow Fenugreek + Blessed Thistle Breastfeeding Supplement Capsules and Stomach Settle™ Nausea Relief Drops. Click here to read more.
UpSpring Prenatal+ Wins 2017 CPG Editor's Choice Award at Informa's SupplySide West
AUSTIN, Texas, October 17, 2017 -- UpSpring, creators of innovative health and wellness solutions for mom and baby, today announced that their Prenatal+ Gummy Multivitamin is the winner of the 2017 CPG Editor's Choice Award in the Women's Health category. This great achievement was announced at Informa's SupplySide West in September, as Prenatal+ was a stand out to the judges amongst four other brands in the category."To say we are appreciative of this award would not do justice to how humbled we are," said Lisa Williamson, Co-Founder and CEO of UpSpring. Click here to read more.
UpSpring Continues to Grow and Expands With Three New Prenatal Products
AUSTIN, Texas, April 12, 2017 -- UpSpring, the premier health and wellness company, known for their innovative breastfeeding, baby care and postnatal products, has launched a new line of all natural fertility and prenatal products. For women trying to get pregnant, UpSpring has launched a natural, drug free alternative to support female fertility, reproductive health and libido.* UpSpring Fertility+ helps support consistent cycles, reproductive health and increased fertility. The all natural, science based formula contains herbal extracts shown to support reproductive health and fertility. Click here to read more.
UpSpring Launches Company's First Prenatal Product to Help Eliminate Morning Sickness for Expectant Mothers
AUSTIN, Texas, October 4, 2016 -- Forget the saltine crackers, now pregnant women suffering from morning sickness have a new all natural, drug free option to end nausea. UpSpring has launched the Morning SickLessâ„¢ Nausea Relief Kit to eliminate morning sickness and nausea for expectant mothers.* This new product marks the first prenatal offering for the consumer goods company which has been producing innovative health and wellness products for moms and babies for more than 10 years. Click here to read more.
UpSpring Launches Wellbaby Natural Vitamins
AUSTIN, Texas, November 10, 2015 -- UpSpring, a leader in health and wellness for mom and baby for over 10 years, has launched a new Wellbabyâ„¢ line of natural vitamins for infants. Made with natural ingredients and free of artificial colors, sweeteners or lactose, Wellbaby vitamins promote optimal daily nutrition to support baby's healthy growth and development. Click here to read more.
UpSpring Launches WellBaby D All-Natural Vitamin D Drops for Infants
AUSTIN, Texas, June 17, 2015 -- UpSpring, creator of innovative health and wellness products for mom and baby, introduces a new all-natural liquid vitamin D drop, wellbaby D. Vitamin D is essential for infants to help promote calcium absorption which help build strong bones and teeth.* Click here to read more.