BelleMa is proud to officially welcome Simply Mama as part of our DME Family. Simply Mama is a California based DME Distributor for low-income mothers with Medi-Cal and Medi-Cal Managed Care Health Plans. Kathleen Huggins, R.N., M.S., IBCLC, the Owner of Simply Mama has been serving mothers for over 35 years throughout her practice and continues to assist low-income mothers in California by distributing the BelleMa Effective Pro to mothers with Medi-Cal and Medi-Cal Managed Health Care Plans.
Kathleen is very passionate about helping mothers breastfeed, a WHO International Code Supporter and authored The Nursing Mother’s Companion which quickly became a best seller, now on its 7th Edition. This book has also been translated into Spanish Version. She also wrote a second book, The Nursing Mother’s Guide to Weaning, and co-authored Nursing Mother, Working Mother with Gale Pryor. Other books she co-authored were: Twenty five Things Every Breastfeeding Mother Should Know and The Nursing Mothers’ Breastfeeding Diary, which she wrote with her best friend, Jan Ellen Brown.
Prior to opening up Simply Mama in San Luis Obispo, Kathleen Huggins directed the SLO Breastfeeding Clinic for almost twenty-five years. Kathleen and her passion in breastfeeding has lead her into testing, evaluating and writing about most breast pumps in the market. In 2016, she came across the BelleMa Effective Pro with IDC™ and fell in love with this powerful breast pump.
BelleMa, in support of the breastfeeding advocacy and a supporter of the WHO International Code of Marketing Breastmilk has partnered with Simply Mama to assist California low income mothers by providing them with the Effective Pro with IDC™. Every mother and baby deserves a great pump! With the BelleMa Effective Pro, you are assured that your baby will have access to your milk at all times, whether you are at work or going back to school. If you have a Medi-Cal Plan and would like to know more on how you can avail of this powerful breast pump, call Simply Mama today at 1-866-364-7113 and Kathleen Huggins is always there at every Mom’s beck and call!