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Online resources for nursing mothers

August 05th, 2015

ADVOCACY ORGANIZATIONS 

Arizona Breastfeeding Coalition (ABC) 

International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN)

La Leche League International (LLLI)

Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition Advocacy

National Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (NABA)

US Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)

US Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) 

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) 

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS 

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM)

Central Arizona Lactation Consultant Association (CALCA) 

Human Milk Bank of North America

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBCLE)

International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA)

US Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA)

 

PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCIES 

Arizona Department of Health Services, Breastfeeding Program, LATCH-AZ

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

National Women’s Health Information Center, Office on Women’s Health, DHHS

World Health Organization (WHO)

 

ESSENTIAL LACTATION SPECIFIC REPORTS & POLICY STATEMENTS 

.American Academy of Pediatrics Work Group on Breastfeeding. (2012). Breastfeeding and the use of human milk. Pediatrics, 129, e827. http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/129/3/e827.full.html 

Center for Disease Control & Prevention (2012) Breastfeeding Report Card. http://www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding/pdf/2012BreastfeedingReportCard.pdf 

International Lactation Consultant Association (2010) Code of Ethics. Author  - http://www.ilca.org/files/resources/CodeOfProfessionalConduct.pdf 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2011) The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.- http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/calls/breastfeeding/index.html 

 

LACTATION SPECIFIC PROFESSIONAL JOURNALS 

Breastfeeding Medicine, http://www.liebertpub.com/overview/breastfeeding-medicine/173/

Breastfeeding Review (Australian), https://www.breastfeeding.asn.au/bfreview

Clinics in Human Lactation (specific topical issues, Hale Publishing), https://www.hmbana.org/

International Journal of Breastfeeding (free on-line), http://www.internationalbreastfeedingjournal.com/

Journal of Clinical Lactation, http://www.clinicallactation.org/

Journal of Human Lactation, http://jhl.sagepub.com/

 

ON-LINE VIDEO CLIPS 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Basic Breastfeeding for Residents

Jack Newman

LATCH-AZ (videotaped presentations) . Stanford University, Breastfeeding Center

 

ON-LINE LACTATION DATABASES 

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (clinical protocols)

CDC (national and state level breastfeeding statistics)  

LACT-Med (medications and breastfeeding)

WHO Global Breastfeeding Database (statistics by country) 

 

BOOKS FOR YOUR LIBRARY 

Blum, L. M.  (1999). At the Breast: Ideologies of Breastfeeding and Motherhood in the Contemporary United States. Boston, MA: Beacon Press. 

Genna, C.W. (2008). Supporting Sucking Skills in Breastfeeding Infants. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett. 

Hale, T. (2012). Medications and mothers’ milk (14th ed.). Amarillo, TX:  Hale Publishing. . Hall-Smith, P., Hausman, B. L. & Labbok, M. (2012) Beyond Choice, Beyond Health: Constraints and Realities in Breastfeeding. Rutgers University Press. N.Y. 

Hausman, B. L.  (2003). Mother’s Milk: Breastfeeding Controversies in American Culture. New York: Routledge. 

Riordan, J., & Wambach, K. (2010). Breastfeeding and Human Lactation (4th Ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Publishers. 

Wilson-Cay, B. & Hoover, K. (2008). The Breastfeeding Atlas (4th Ed.) [CD], Manchaca: LactNews Press. 

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