Our Favorite Links
Our Favorite Links
Motherwear's Breastfeeding Blog Join
our online community for breastfeeding moms and moms-to-be. Browse our
Blog to gain support, information and inspiration! Visit our iTunes store for free podcasts, or
stream them online.
La Leche League
International A wide-ranging collection of breastfeeding information from
the world's leading breastfeeding organization. A great place to find support,
encouragement, solutions to problems, and other resources you need to give your
baby the best start possible.
Kellymom.com Find comprehensive and evidence-based
breastfeeding information and support on breastfeeding and other parenting
topics. Managed by a lactation
consultant, this site provides up to date information, a forum, and a lactation
Learn more about breastfeeding, view online nursing videos, find a lactation
consultant in your area, and join in the discussion with other nursing mothers.
International Lactation Consultants
Association Find a lactation consultant with a zip code directory of board
certified consultants (IBCLC).
Breastfeeding after Breast and Nipple Surgeries
(BFAR), and Low Milk Supply are
sister websites run by a lactation consultant. The sites provide comprehensive information and active discussion boards
to help mothers breastfeed after breast surgery, and for
mothers overcoming low milk supply.
Human Milk Banking Association of North
America Learn about the benefits of
donor breastmilk, locate your nearest milk bank, and learn how to become a
Dr. Jack Newman Dr.
Jack Newman's website offers comprehensive breastfeeding handouts on common
concerns, video clips, and other resources.
LactMedand Dr. Thomas Hale's medication
forums. Use LactMed to search a
federal database on medications and breastfeeding. Dr. Thomas Hale's website has excellent resources
on medications and breastfeeding, as well as a forum for questions.
Moms Rising Join the nation's mother-led voice for change,
advocating for maternity/paternity leave, open and flexible work, TV we choose
and afterschool programs, healthcare for all kids, excellent childcare, and
realistic and fair wages.
Mothering Mothering Magazine's website is a rich
resource on breastfeeding and other parenting topics, with news, activism
alerts, and lively discussion boards.
Organization's growth charts Released in 2006, the World Health Organizations
growth charts allow you to measure your baby's growth using charts which treat
breastfed babies as the norm.
CDC's Business Case
for Breastfeeding The Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention produced this toolkit to help employers support
nursing mothers in the workplace. Order
a copy to give to your employer, to make your workplace breastfeeding-friendly
for yourself and future nursing mothers.
The US Baby
Friendly Hospital Initiative is part of a global non-profit program that
assists hospitals in giving breastfeeding mothers the information, confidence,
and skills needed to successfully initiate and continue breastfeeding their babies.
It gives special certification to hospitals that have done so.
Academy of Pediatrics The AAP website offers
detailed information on the health benefits of breastfeeding as well as
practical breastfeeding information and strategies geared to both moms and
their health care providers.
Infant Massage USA
promotes nurturing touch through the training and certification of Parent
Educators, in classes and one-to-one instruction for parents and full-time
caregivers. We are the official US Affiliate of the International Association
of Infant Massage headquartered in Sweden.
Women's Health, the federal
government's source for breastfeeding information including: The benefits
of breastfeeding, answers to common concerns, pumping and breast milk storage
guidelines and articles on breastfeeding published by the Surgeon General.
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