Human Milk Monthly March Webinar

Webinar: Nutrition Basics for Breastfeeding Moms and Babies
  Experts agree that the first 1000 days of life might be most critical in terms of optimizing long-term health and reducing risk of illness and chronic disease. Perhaps most important in this regard is having access to and consuming an optimal mix of nutrients and other food components. This webinar will focus on providing science-based information regarding optimal nutrition for breastfeeding mothers and their infants during this critical period of the lifespan.
Presenter: Michelle McGuire, PhD
Date: Wednesday, March 22
Time: 1:00 central time
 Objectives:
  • Understand current recommendations regarding optimal nutrition for mothers during breastfeeding; identify "nutrients of concern" in this regard.
  • Become familiar with how maternal nutrition does (and does not) impact milk production and milk composition.
  • Be exposed to the newest research related to whether breastfeeding impacts a woman's likelihood of weight loss after delivery.
  • Review current recommendations for duration of exclusive and any breastfeeding, and nutrient supplementation of breastfed infants.
  • Learn about recently released recommendations for responsive feeding during infancy (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)
  • Be able to discuss indicators of readiness for supplementary feeding, including allergens.
Credits: 1.0 Nursing Contact Hours
1.0 Dietitian CPEs
Price: Only $5 with promo code ESP5J5W

 

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