Nicole Kekesi


Nicole Kekesi

Nicole Kekesi is a registered dietitian and board certified lactation consultant working at the Breastfeeding Resource Center at Virtua Voorhees.  Nicole has extensive experience in maternal nutrition, pediatric nutrition, and breastfeeding support.

She aims to provide mothers with the knowledge and confidence to not only start and continue breastfeeding, but enjoy the journey as well.

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Feeling #Blessed When Life is A Mess

Motherhood is never as easy as others' simple snapshots may appear. Do not compare your life, baby, or breastfeeding experience to those of others who are posting on social media.

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What to Expect from a Visit to a Board-Certified Lactation Consultant

What to Expect from a Visit to a  Lactation Consultant

When it comes to breastfeeding challenges, have no fear. Board-certified lactation consultants are here to help you succeed with one-on-one attention and care.

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My 4 Wishes for New Moms - Virtua Breastfeeding Blog

My 4 Wishes for New Moms

I work with many moms—first- and second-timers. Energetic moms and tired moms. As different as they are, they all share a fear that they're doing something wrong. Here's my advice.

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Breastfeeding and Weather Emergencies - Virtua Blogpost

What You Need to Know About Breastfeeding and Weather Emergencies

Try these tips for breastfeeding, pumping, and storage when wicked weather and power outages hit.

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Struggles of a new mom

I Have Been in Your Shoes: The Struggles of a New Mom

Many days, the hardest part of my job is helping new mothers understand that their worries and issues are common.

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A Breastfeeding Mother’s Baby Shower Registry - Virtua Blog

A Breastfeeding Mother's Baby Shower Registry

Creating a baby shower registry can be both exciting and stressful for a mom-to-be. A breastfeeding mom would benefit from any of these useful and fabulous ideas.

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NY Breastfeeding

New Year’s Resolutions for Breastfeeding Mothers

Many people make resolutions to better themselves. Some make resolutions to aid others. For a new mother who is breastfeeding, the new year presents an opportunity to do both.

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Is It Safe to Breastfeed if You’re Sick? - Virtua Article

Is It Safe to Breastfeed if You're Sick?

If you're a breastfeeding mom and you're sick, you're probably worried about whether nursing your baby is safe and healthy. Here are some common precautions.

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Why Would You Need an IBCLC

Why Would You Need an IBCLC?

An IBCLC is the only recognized professional breastfeeding qualification. When you reach out to an IBCLC, you are arming yourself with the best available breastfeeding support.

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care for kids clone

How to Care for Your Kids (Without a Clone)

So how could I juggle nursing the new baby while entertaining and occupying my oldest? Since my health insurance doesn’t cover human cloning, I had to get creative.

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Selfish Breastfeeding

The "Selfish" Side of Breastfeeding

Mothers tend to set aside their own needs and focus on their children. But let's concentrate on moms and discuss some "selfish" benefits of breastfeeding.

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Always Greener

The Grass is Not Always Greener

Between feeding the baby, keeping the house clean, excelling at work, and running errands, how is it moms find time to compare themselves to every other mom on the planet?

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