Resources for Lactation Professionals and Health Care Providers

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine

Baby Milk Action

Breastfeeding Support Consultants/Center for Lactation Education

Bright Future Lactation Resource Centre - Supporting the People who Support Breastfeeding with information, articles, news, books and other educational materials, courses, consulting and lecturing services by Linda J. Smith, BSE, FACCE, IBCLC.

Conferences for Lactation Professionals: Lactnews on Line.  Barabra Wilson-Clay and Kay Hoover.

Emergency Weaning: Instructions. Linda J. Smith.

Dr. Thomas Hale's site on Breastfeeding Pharmacology and Therapeutic. Dr. Hale is the author of "Medications and Mothers' Milk"  and "Clinical Therapy in Breastfeeding Patients."

INFACT -- Infant Feeding Action Coalition (INFACT) Canada, a non-profit, non-governmental organization, works to promote optimal infant and maternal health through the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding. INFACT Canada is an active member of the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) and is the North American representative for IBFAN.

La Leche League International 

Dr. Jack Newman, Pediatrician, offers his insight into many breastfeeding issues. 

Milk Bank: Austin, Texas Human Milk Bank. Austin, TX. USA

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)

International Lactation Consultant Association

The International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes

La Trobe University School of Microbiology -- Tables of the antimicrobial factors and microbiological contaminants relevant to human milk banking.

San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition: A Look at Breastfeeding: Past, Present and Future.

Unicef's 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.

WABA World Alliance for Breastfeeding Advocacy -- Promoting Breastfeeding World-Wide 

WHO -- World Health Organization home pages.

 If you are seeking lactation assistance call 1 800 TELL YOU, visit the Breastfeeding National Network (BNN), or ask our online IBCLC