Healthy Weight Week
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking funding from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to repeat the Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care survey (mPINC) for the years 2013 and 2015. Since 2007, the survey has served as a catalyst for hospitals to improve their breastfeeding support through changes […]
Have you seen USLCA’s latest infographic? Containing Healthcare Costs Help in Plain Sight makes the logical case for reimbursement for IBCLC services and is available for our members. Take a look and let us know what you think. http://uslca.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/uslca-infographic.pdf
Breastfeeding Cuts Diabetes Risk for Mothers and Children
IBCLCs Help Prevent Breast Cancer
Child Health Day
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month is Opportunity to Support Breastfeeding
The United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA) supports New York City Mayor Bloomberg’s bold challenge to the entrenched marketing practices of the formula industry.
An article to be published in July’s Pediatrics shares findings that while more than 85% of new mothers intend to breastfeed for at least three months…
Should Infant Feeding Recommendations Be Based on Science?