BREASTFEEDING

GENERAL RESOURCES

International Breastfeeding Centre articles – Dr. Jack Newman’s information sheets, multi-language
International Breastfeeding Centre videos – Dr. Jack Newman’s instructional videos, multi-language
The Lancet Breastfeeding Series – The Lancet Journal
Dr. Sears – Breastfeeding & Parenting
Kelly Mom – Breastfeeding & Parenting
Breastfeeding Online
La Leche League International
BC Women’s
Getting Started With Breastfeeding – Stanford Medicine
Infant Nutrition in Healthy Term Infants – Health Canada
Breastfeeding – Miscellaneous Treatments Using Herbs – Breastfeeding Online
Breastfeeding Positive Children’s Books – Excellent resource list of children’s books that are pro-breastfeeding. Wonderful ways to prepare your child for a new sibling or to create a more visible and positive breastfeeding culture.
Non-drug measures for suppressing breastfeeding

LATCHING

How to Latch Your Baby – with photos
Animated Latching Video
Tummy Time – Ways to support tummy time and optimal movement patterns that promote breastfeeding

MILK SUPPLY

Low Milk Supply
Lactogenic (milk producing!) foods
Motherfood – book on diet support for a healthy milk supply (Amazon)
Making More Milk
Latching with a Supplemental Nursing System – video
Hand Expression to combine with pumping for more milk – video

BREASTMILK COLLECTION AND STORAGE

Breastmilk Collection and Storage – Guidelines for Normal Newborns
Pumping and Milk Storage info – Kelly Mom
Hands-On Pumping Technique

MILK BANK & SHARING

BC Women’s Milk Bank
Human Milk for Human Babies Vancouver Island – Peer-to-peer milk sharing network

GROWTH CHARTS FOR BREASTFED BABIES

WHO Growth Charts for Canada – BOYS – Dietitians of Canada
WHO Growth Charts for Canada – GIRLS – Dietitians of Canada

ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION WHILE BREASTFEEDING

Guidelines for Alcohol Consumption While Breastfeeding – MotherRisk

MEDICATIONS & BREASTFEEDING

Motherisk Program (Canada)
Infant Risk Program (USA)

NURSING AFTER BREAST SURGERY

Breastfeeding After Breast or Nipple Reduction Surgery
Information and Tips for Transgender Parents
Using an At-Chest Supplementing System

REMEDIES

Remedies for Mastitis (pdf)
Identifying & Treating Thrush (pdf)

TONGUE TIE

Catherine Watson Genna, BS IBCLC – Is My Baby Tongue Tied?
Tongue Tie – From Confusion to Clarity – Tongue Tie & Breastfeeding
Instructional Breastfeeding Video – Demonstrated how a baby properly latches and explains tongue tie
Frenotomy – Stanford Medicine
Tongue Tie Babies – Facebook support group
Dr. Jimmy Chan – North Vancouver Laser Tongue Tie and Lip Tie Treatment

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