Links to useful website:

LACSA is not responsible for the content of external sites. As far as we know, these organisations, groups and individuals comply with the World Health Organisation's Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes and subsequent relevant World Health Assembly resolutions, which LACSA’s constitution upholds.

Breastfeeding info:
kellymom.com -  Evidence-based information on breastfeeding
www.nbci.ca - Jack Newman & Co provides consistent and evidence-based information
www.normalfed.com - Common sense breastfeeding
www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk - Source of support and information for breastfeeding women
www.llli.org - La Leche League International
www.mobimotherhood.org - Mothers Overcoming Breastfeeding Issues
www.bfar.org - Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction Surgery
birthandbreastfeeding.wordpress.com- Marie-Louise Steyn’s (author of “Breastfeed your Baby”) Blog
www.lactivist.com - A Warehouse of Breastfeeding Information
www.kathydettwyler.org/dettwyler.html - Thoughts on Breastfeeding by Katherine A. Dettwyler, Ph.D
http://loveandbreastmilk.com/

Premmies:
www.kangaroomothercare.com - Support for parents & staff of premature babies
www.ninobirth.com- Update on the above website

Milk banks:
www.milkmatters.org - Cape Town based human milk bank
www.ithembalethu.org.za - KZN human milk bank
www.hmbasa.org.za - Non-profit organization that co-ordinates and provides guidance for human milk banking centres throughout South Africa
www.sabr.org.za  - South African Breastmilk Reserve  functions as a support structure for equipment, training and top-ups of Donated Breastmilk

Twins:
www.karengromada.com - Site for parents of twins, triplets and other multiple-birth children

Adoptive Breastfeeding:
www.who.int/maternal_child_adolescent/documents/who_chs_cah_98_14/en - WHO publication on Relactation
www.asklenore.info - Information resource for couples who are expanding their families via adoption, surrogacy, or traditional pregnancy as well as those who are experiencing infertility and/or recurrent miscarriage
 
Tongue Tie and Breastfeeding:
www.cwgenna.com - Catherine Watson Genna BS, is an IBCLC, helping moms and babies with medical challenges
www.drghaheri.com - Dr Ghaheri has a clinical interest is helping babies with breastfeeding difficulties
www.brianpalmerdds.com/bfeed_frenulums - Breastfeeding and Frenulums presentation by Brian Palmer, D.D.S
www.tongue-tie.org.uk - Association of tongue tie practitioners
www.babytonguetie.com - ENT San Diego
www.tongue-tie.com - International Affiliation of tongue tie professionals
 
Medication use:
http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT - Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed)
www.infantrisk.com - Evidence-based information on the use of medications during pregnancy and breastfeeding
 
Sleep issues:
www.basisonline.org.uk - Information about normal infant sleep


Training:
www.bfgateway.org - Link with resources you need to expand your knowledge on breastfeeding
iblce.org - Most trusted source for certifying practitioners in lactation and breastfeeding care
www.ilca.org - The International Lactation Consultant Association
www.internationalbreastfeedingjournal.com - Open access, peer-reviewed online journal
www.bfmed.org - Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
www.wellstart.org - Lactation Management Self-Start Modules
www.health-e-learning.com - Education for IBLCE lactation exam candidates, CERPs for IBCLCs, lactation education for hospitals

Initiatives in support of breastfeeding:
www.waba.org.my- World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
www.babymilkaction.org - Protecting breastfeeding - protecting babies fed on formula
www.ibfan.org- International Baby Food Action Network
https://extranet.who.int/nutrition/gina - Global database on the Implementation of Nutrition Action (GINA)
www.who.int - World Health Organization is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system

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