Breastfeeding Resources

Here you wil find resources to help you on your breastfeeding journey.  These resources are not LLLI sites and we cannot take responsibility for their content.
Oregon:

Breastfeeding Coalition of Oregon
"The Breastfeeding Coalition of Oregon (BCO) is the statewide entity that serves to build and link families and community partners to support, promote and protect breastfeeding in Oregon.  We aim to make breastfeeding the cultural norm in Oregon."  Additionally in navigating the website you can find information about your local breastfeeding coalition!
http://www.breastfeedingor.org/

Nursing Mothers Council of Oregon

"Our Mission is to:

SUPPORT other mothers in realizing their breastfeeding goals through information and nonjudgmental encouragement.

PROMOTE the value of breastfeeding communitywide through education and strategic partnerships.

PROTECT a mother’s commitment to breastfeeding for as long as she and her child mutually desire."

http://www.nursingmotherscounsel.org/

Free Resources Provided by the State of Oregon
https://public.health.oregon.gov/HEALTHYPEOPLEFAMILIES/BABIES/BREASTFEEDING/Pages/promotion.aspx


National/International:

World Health Organization Breastfeeding Statement:
http://www.who.int/topics/breastfeeding/en/

World Health Organization Breastfeeding Growth Charts:
http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/who_charts.htm

Dr. Jack Newman "When Latching":
http://www.breastfeedinginc.ca/content.php?pagename=doc-WL

Dr. Jack Newman Breastfeeding Videos:
http://www.breastfeedinginc.ca/content.php?pagename=videos

Dr. James Mckenna on Bedsharing & Cosleeping:
http://cosleeping.nd.edu/

Lactmed Database on Breastfeeding & Medications:
http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT

Kellymom Breastfeeding Database:
http://kellymom.com/

Katherine Dettwyler Breastfeeding Weaning Research:
http://www.kathydettwyler.org/detwean.html

Katherine Dettwyler Breastfeeding Court Letter:
http://www.kathydettwyler.org/detletter.htm