The Connecticut Breastfeeding Initiative (CBI)
Illinois Breastfeeding Blue Print : A Plan for Change
Texas Ten Step Star Achiever Toolkit
Oklahoma State Department of Health Breastfeeding Information and Support OK Lactation Consultant Resource Guide 2012
US Surgeon General Call to Action:
Sample Policies and Forms
Resources from Professional Organizations
AAFP - American Academy of Family Practitioners
AAP - American Academy of Pediatrics
ABM - Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine: Clinical Protocols
ACOG - American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Clinical Review: Breastfeeding: Maternal and Infant Aspects
AWHONN - Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses
Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) at Boston Medical Center is a research-tested intervention designed to implement hospital practices that support breastfeeding.
Bottle Feeding Resources
CDC - Guide to Breastfeeding Intervention: http://www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding/
ILCA - International Lactation Consultants Association - www.ilca.org
The Joint Commission
Medications for Mother's Milk - http://www.infantrisk.com/
For information about safety of medications during lactation, contact the Texas Tech Infant Risk Center. Open to answer calls Monday-Friday 8am-5pm central time. (806)-352-2519.
For information about safety of medications during lactation, contact the Texas Tech Infant Risk Center.
Open to answer calls Monday-Friday 8am-5pm central time. (806)-352-2519.
Milk Banking Information
Mother-to-mother milk sharing: a professional commentary on a worldwide, expanding practice
Smoking and Breastfeeding
US Breastfeeding Committee - www.usbreastfeeding.org
World Health Organization (WHO)
Articles of Interest