Happy World Breastfeeding Week!

Statement from Surgeon General Dr. Regina M. Benjamin on World Breastfeeding Week, August 1-7, 2011

Here are some useful breastfeeding resources that have come out recently:

Speak Up: What you need to know about breastfeeding
The Joint Commission‘s SPEAK UP Breastfeeding Campaign has nice breastfeeding promotion brochures and posters in English and Spanish. (Click the Download button under the graphic for PDF versions of the English.)

Clinician’s Breastfeeding Triage Tool
The International Lactation Consultant Association has released their breastfeeding triage tool in iBook format.

Free access to top Breastfeeding Medicine articles
In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. is pleased to provide you with 2-week complimentary access, beginning August 1, 2011, to important articles in Breastfeeding Medicine, the official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine.