Breastfeeding Resources

Nebraska Breastfeeding Coalition
A network of individual members and organizational partners dedicated to improving the health of Nebraskans by making breastfeeding the norm through education, advocacy and collaboration.

The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
An organization of physicians dedicated to the promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding and human lactation. Includes clinical protocols for the care of breastfeeding mothers and infants.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Breastfeeding rates, research, and recommendations for increasing breastfeeding rates promoting and supporting optimal breastfeeding practices toward the ultimate goal of improving the public's health.

American Academy of Pediatrics Breastfeeding Initiatives
Health Professionals Resource guide, AAP Policy on Breastfeeding and the use of Human Milk, and many more.

Breastfeeding Pharmacology
Thomas W. Hale, R.Ph. PhD; Professor of Pediatrics and author of "Medications and Mothers' Milk" - Resource of medication information for breastfeeding patients.

Lactmed
Access to studies about medications and breastfeeding.

Courses for lactation professionals.

United States Lactation Consultants Association

Implementing the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative