Boppy Blog / Mom Center

Mom sleeping on pregnancy wedge.

Pregnant-zzzz: Getting the Sleep You Need When You’re Expecting

Pregnant women are often told to “sleep now, while you can”—but sleeping during pregnancy is easier said than done. Just ask Emily Waggoner, who was surprised to find herself sleepless while pregnant with her daughter Sarah, now 6. “Before pregnancy, I would get in bed, fall asleep easily and wake eight hours later,” says Waggoner.
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Mom nursing using a Boppy HC Pillow in hospital bed.

Support Your Healthcare Professional

Nurses, Lactation Consultants, Doulas, Childbirth Educators, OB/GYNs… the list goes on and on! Show your gratitude to your favorite healthcare professional and share this FREE breastfeeding webinar with them.
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Travel with Boppy

Make traveling easy, comfy and fun for your little one with key travel essentials from Boppy! With every travel need covered, these great baby solutions will make any trip more comfortable, easier and germ-free for both you and your little one.
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Helpful Tips for Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding has many great health benefits but that doesn’t mean it is always easy!! Check out these tips to help you along your breastfeeding journey.
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Expecting mom sleeps with Total Body Pillow

5 Ways to Improve Sleep While Pregnant

Many moms will tell you, sleep can be one of your biggest challenges while pregnant. Research suggests that physicians should strongly recommend – or even prescribe – 8 hours of bed time each night of your pregnancy to improve perinatal outcomes1. By improving sleep comfort through the use of supportive pillows, you can increase sleep quality and quantity throughout your pregnancy.
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Pregnant and Empowered

The Boppy Company and First Candle – a trusted leader in infant health and survival – are working together to educate moms-to-be on how to foster healthy habits during pregnancy with the Pregnant and Empowered – Kicks Count! program.
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Mom breastfeeding while using a Boppy Pillow.

Boppy® + Lamaze Breastfeeding Tips

“Breastfeeding is nature’s most powerful way of helping mothers recover from birth, learn mothering skills, and fall in love with their babies.”*
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Baby sitting in Boppy pillow

Uses for The Boppy® Pillow

The recommended uses for the Boppy® Pillow are nursing and bottle feeding, propping, tummy time and sitting. Never allow baby to sleep on a Boppy® Pillow or Boppy® Newborn Lounger.
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25 Tips for Mom!

1. Boppy Mom Tip #1: Pillows, including nursing pillows should never be used for sleeping. For additional information and safe sleep tips, go to www.firstcandle.org.
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Mom breastfeeding while using the Boppy HC pillow.

Thank Your Healthcare Professional

What healthcare professional helped you with breastfeeding? Thank them today by giving them a free breastfeeding webinar where they can earn continuing education credits (tell them to use code Boppy2014).
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Baby doing tummy time on a Boppy Pillow

Baby’s Development – The Benefits of Tummy Time

In 1992, the American Academy of Pediatrics began recommending parents put their babies to sleep on their backs to reduce the risk of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome). Since its inception, the Back-to-Sleep Campaign (now called Safe-to-Sleep) is credited with reducing SIDS deaths by 50%.
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