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Breastfeeding Resources

Breastfeeding Resources


Brazelton, MD, T. Berry, Touchpoints: Your Child’s Emotional and Behavioral Development

Leach, Penelope, Your Baby and Child’s Growth and Development: Your Guide to Joyful and Confident Parenting

LaLeche League, The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, 2010, (paperback) Franklin Park, IL, La Leche League International

Huggins, Kathleen, The Nursing Mothers Companion, 2010, Harvard Common Press

Newman, Jack and Pittman, Theresa, The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers, 2006, Prima Publishing

Pryor, Gayle, Nursing Mother, Working Mother, 2007, Harvard Common Press

Huggins, Kathleen and Linda Ziedrich, The Nursing Mother’s Guide to Weaning, 2007, Harvard Common Press

Berggren, Kirsten, Working without breastfeeding, 2006, Hale Publishing: Amarillo, TX

Support Group Phone Number
La Leche League 800-LALECHE / 617-298-2540
Mother Connection 978-470-1500
National Organization for Mothers of Twins Club 616-595-0936
Triplet Connection 209-474-0885


General Information

Literature and Brochures from Medela Inc.


Jack Newman MD is a well known and highly respected breastfeeding expert. His website contains comprehensive information, some videos and numerous publication.



www.kellymom.com: Useful breastfeeding and parenting information

www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding: Multiple resources

www.toxnet.nlm.nih.gov: Resource about breastfeeding and medications

Pumping and Working



www.pumpingmoms.org (must subscribe to this site)


Specific Concerns

www.BFAR.org: Breastfeeding after breast or nipple surgeries

www.drjaygordon.com: Parenting and breastfeeding information

www.naturalchild.com: Parenting site

www.ibreastfeeding.com: Thomas Hale publishing website. Medications and Mother’s Milk Resource and publications

www.postpartumprogress.com: Website and blog on postpartum depression

www.mobimotherhood.org: Mothers overcoming breastfeeding issues international

www.wholesomebabyfood.com: Information on healthy eating