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Ileana Ibbett

Ileana Ibbett
Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019
Time: 11:00am
Location: Babies R Us Seminar Stage

Breast Milk Feeding 101

We all know that breast milk is great for babies, but how much do we really know about its value? What makes it so unique? Let’s get together and talk about the amazing properties of breast milk. You will discover the amazing benefits of breast milk, how to address situations when breastfeeding may not be possible and how a breast pump can help bridge the gap, all with the same goal; we want every baby to get Mom’s milk!

We will also cover:

  • The different types of breast pumps, so you can make an informed choice
  • How, where, and for how long you can safely store your expressed milk
  • How to feed expressed milk back to your baby and what to look for when choosing a nipple

Along with this valuable information, there are also great prizes to be won and few more surprises in store for audience members!


Ileana Ibbett has been the directing force at Medela Canada for about four years. Not only does she have a deep understanding of Medela products, but she is a mother of 3 herself and has plenty of experience with breastfeeding and breast pumping. Her perspective will offer both the scientific understanding of the benefits of breast milk and breastfeeding, but also the necessary practicality the modern woman requires in this day and age.