Resources, Lactation


Please note that resources on this list are to help inform Mothers; this is not to be used to diagnose or treat  conditions, nor to prescribe medications. Please collaborate with your healthcare provider to determine your condition and care plan.

Local Support
Books
  •  The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, LLL
  • Breastfeeding Mother's Guide to Making More Milk, West & Marasco
  • Mother Multiples, Gromada
  • Adventures in Tandem Nursing, Flower
  • Mothering Your Nursing Toddler, Bumgarner
  • Breastfeeding Your Premature Baby,Gotsch
  • Breastfeeding and Diseases, Buescher, Hatcher
  • Breastfeeding an Adopted Baby and Relactation, by Elizabeth Horman
Magazine Breastfeeding Today

Handouts and Resources, General
Allergies/ Intolerance
http://www.bfmed.org/Media/Files/Protocols/Protocol24_English_120211.pdf

Breastpumps and Pumping (Also See Hand Expression)
Breast Reduction and Augmentation

Hand Expression
Video: Håndmelking
Video: Marmet Hand Expression Technique
Video: Hand Expression, Stanford University

Hypoglycemia
Hypoplasia
Jaundice
What is Jaundice?

Laws of Public Breastfeeding
Let Down and DMER
Maintaining and Building a Milk Supply
Mastitis
What is Mastitis?, Dr. Sears
Newman, Mastitis
Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine Protocol

Medication
Milk Supply, Increasing

 

Nursing Strikes/ Breast Refusal
Plugged Ducts, Blebs, Also see Mastitis
 Positioning, Nursing
Preterm Infants and Breastfeeding
Radiation, MRI, CATSCAN, Contrasts
Returning to Work
 Reverse Pressure Softening
Storage of Milk
Suck Training
 Supporting The Breastfeeding Relationship
Thrush/ Yeast
 
Thyroid Issues
 Tongue Tie
Torticollis
 Traveling with Breastmilk

 Triage Tools
Twins and Multiples
 
Under Supply, See Milk Supply

Vasospasm/ Raynauds
Vitamin D
 Weaning, Including Introducing Solids
 
Weight Loss, Infant Includes IV and Weight Loss Due to Edema
Weight Gain, Infant

Additional Info
Medical Dictionary
Pronunciation of Medical Terms
Medical Terms, LER
Medical Abbreviations
Pictures of Infant Interventions and Anatomy