Resources for Lactation Professionals and Health Care Providers

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
http://www.bfmed.org

Baby Milk Action
http://www.babymilkaction.org/

Breastfeeding Support Consultants/Center for Lactation Education
http://www.bsccenter.org

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.
http://www.bflrc.com

Conferences for Lactation Professionals: Lactnews on Line.  Barabra Wilson-Clay and Kay Hoover. 
http://www.lactnews.com

Emergency Weaning: Instructions. Linda J. Smith.
http://www.bflrc.com/ljs/breastfeeding/dryupfst.htm

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."
http://www.ibreastfeeding.com/thomas-w-hale-phd

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.
http://www.infactcanada.ca/

La Leche League International 
http://www.llli.org/ 

Dr. Jack Newman, Pediatrician, offers his insight into many breastfeeding issues.
http://www.breastfeedingonline.com/newman.shtml 

Milk Bank: Austin, Texas Human Milk Bank. Austin, TX. USA
http://www.mmbaustin.org

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)
http://www.iblce.org

International Lactation Consultant Association
http://www.ilca.org

The International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes
http://www.ibfan.org/

La Trobe University School of Microbiology -- Tables of the antimicrobial factors and microbiological contaminants relevant to human milk banking.
http://www.latrobe.edu.au/microbiology/research/specialisations/human-milk

San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition: A Look at Breastfeeding: Past, Present and Future.
http://www.breastfeeding.org

Unicef's 10 Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.
http://www.unicef.org/newsline/tenstps.htm

WABA World Alliance for Breastfeeding Advocacy -- Promoting Breastfeeding World-Wide
http://www.waba.org.my/ 

WHO -- World Health Organization home pages.
http://www.who.org/


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