ABC 57 News Investigates: Pumping for Profit, South Bend, IN
It is an industry that is taking off for new moms around the country: selling their breast milk online to make a few extra bucks. It is perfectly legal but completely unregulated by Indiana State Lawmakers. This can lead to a dangerous outcome for the baby on the receiving end but ABC 57 found one Indiana mom who is selling her breast milk online and insists it is perfectly safe for whoever purchases it.
Her name is Brandi Lannom. She is a full time student and a mother to three young kids in Gary, Indiana. The youngest is 9-months-old and is still breastfeeding. That is when Brandi got an idea that gave her a new online nickname, “Breastfeeding Brandi.”
“Breast milk is the best, it’s the best thing anybody can have. So why not, why not sell it?” she said.
And she thought, why not sell it on Craigslist.read more>>
9 Investigates Black Market Breast Milk Sales – Winter Park, FL Location
ORLANDO, Fla. — The health benefits of breast feeding areread more>>
well-documented, with many studies suggesting decreased risks of infection and certain cancers as a result of breast feeding. However, a growing new trend among parents who are breast-feeding babies could be putting their newborns at risk. Parents who cannot provide breast milk themselves are going online and buying breast milk from strangers. Channel 9’s Vanessa Welch started investigating the trend after she returned to work from maternity leave in August.
WCBI-TV News Lab Testing Alternatives and Healthcare Reform
ANY LAB TEST NOW in Tupelo, MS, along with Terri McCulloch, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, were recently interviewed by WCBI-TV News regarding the anticipated changes consumers may expect due to healthcare reform, and how ANY LAB TEST NOW is geared to be an affordable, transparent and quick solution for lab testing services.read more>>
Lab Tests Help People Get Healthy In The New Year
SCOTTSDALE, AZ (CBS5) – For those who want to be at the pinnacle of their performance, look no further than a simple blood test. Some local companies tout their tests as the best way to get in shape.
You’ve heard the phrase “no pain, no gain” – so a simple prick in the arm might be a small price to pay to find out your vitamin deficiencies and even disease susceptibility.read more>>
NPR, Retail Labs Give Patients Information, But Needle Doctors
You could call Michael Brooks a supplement junkie. He pops exactly six pills a day, three times a day, not to mention powders and shakes and chews. “A multivitamin, vitamin C, omega-3s, alpha lipoic acid,” he says. “I’m taking a digestive enzyme.”
Brooks is a personal trainer in Birmingham, Ala. He’s healthy and fit, but he almost obsessively wants to know more, which is why we find him here, a few doors down from a sandwich shop and a nail salon, at a storefront lab called Any Lab Test Now.read more>>
Doctor-free health tests power Any Lab Test Now storefront labs in Portland, elsewhere
A storefront lab with local branches in Vancouver, Gresham, and downtown, Any Lab Test Now is a hypochondriac’s dream, collecting blood, urine and hair samples for more than 8,000 tests…
Off-Beat Business: Ex-Pharmaceutical Saleswoman Supplies Discreet Testing
ANY LAB TEST NOW® offers walk-in testing for customers wanting tests for everything from pregnancy and strep throat to diabetes and sexually transmitted diseases, Ms. Moore said…
Medical Lab Offers Infidelity Testing
If you suspect your spouse is unfaithful, you could always call a private eye. But now you can also order up a slate of DNA tests to discover the truth…
Lab Offers Medical Tests For Uninsured
Any Lab Test Now is one of the fastest growing franchises in the country. It tests for virtually any condition — paternity, sexually transmitted diseases, cholesterol or any test done in a physicians office…
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