National Consumers League

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Advocating for nursing moms

Helping nursing moms help their babiesNCL has been advocating for measures to improve the health of women and children since its founding in 1899 and was very concerned to read about the IRS’ decision to deny nursing mothers the ability to use their tax-sheltered health care accounts to pay for breast pumps and other supplies. Read NCL's letter to the IRS.

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Get off to a healthy start this school year

Start the school year off right with an eye towards health.It’s back to school season for much of America. There are many ways – for the health and well-being of the entire family – that parents and their families can start the year off right.

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