Vicki Twomey

Certified Lactation Counselor

Vicki lives in Palatine, IL with her husband and 2 cats! After having a son at 21, she suffered from secondary infertility and is unable to have more kids biologically and has decided to live child-free. Vicki has always worked in women’s issues. She is a Certified Lactation Counselor and currently works as a Digital Marketing Manager at Ameda, where she loves helping moms meet their breastfeeding goals. She also runs women's retreats and seminars.

Episodes for this expert

  • Understanding Breast Pumps and Pump Parts

    If you need to spend extended time away from your baby, you’ll probably need to pump. But before you purchase your breast pump, it’s important to know more about it’s functionality. How exactly does a breast pump work? What are the key parts and features? What’s optional? And what happens when part of your pump needs replaced?

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  • Cleaning and Caring for Your Breast Pump

    You’ve purchased the ideal breast pump for you and your baby. But, how do you sanitize the parts before your first pumping session? How should you store your pump when you’re not using it? And do you really need to clean it after each use? And what are some tricks for moms who need to pump on-the-go?

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