Kathy Parkes has been in the lactation field for over 30 years. She began as a volunteer counselor with La Leche League International after experiencing difficulties breastfeeding her first daughter. At that time, LLLI was the only source of breastfeeding support, and with their help she was able to successfully breastfeed for the first year,…Details
Mothers and families worldwide deserve the best support they can receive for their babies, especially when it comes breastfeeding. Giving a little one the best start possible by providing optimal nutrition, love and care are vital to the growth of a child. Breastfeeding meet all three of those needs. That’s why Breastfeeding Perspectives supports the…Details
As we celebrate August as National Breastfeeding Month, I wanted to share this great link. Enjoy.
In the United States, there has been a controversy over the past decade about locations of infant sleep, pitting the research and promoters of safe co-sleeping with a breastfeeding dyad and the research and promoters of never allowing the breastfeeding baby into the parental bed. There are guilt-inducing media campaigns with a tombstone for a…Details