Happy World Breastfeeding Week!

World Breastfeeding Week is August 1 – 7th. This weeks goal is to increase awareness about breastfeeding and the benefits for mothers and babies!


World Breastfeeding Week Calendar        World Breastfeeding Week Action Folder

World Breastfeeding Week Poster


World Breastfeeding Week: Local Support, Resources Available for Breastfeeding Mothers

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Photo’s: Breastfeeding Like You’ve Never Seen Before

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More Breastfeeding Photo’s

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Breastfeeding Rates Are Up

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Breastfeeding Support, Sacrifice and Health

woman-breastfeeding-298x351With the 2013 World Breastfeeding Week coming up a week from today        (August 1 –7) I have found tons of great articles that I thought I would share with you, all relating to breastfeeding. Since there are so many, instead of putting the article link under the article title, the title is now the link to click on.  Let me know what you are doing for this years breastfeeding week. It seems as many cities are participating and have great community get-together’s  on this day. Enjoy!

The Role of Breastfeeding on Social Development 

Breastfeeding Boosted by Affordable Care Act

Social Environment Needs To Be Open So Mothers Can Breastfeed Babies

Whether Mother Will Breastfeed Determined by Nursing Support System

More Support Needed for Breastfeeding Mothers

Magical Breastfeeding Facts

Mom Uses Poem To Stand Up to Breastfeeding Criticism – Video

Why You Shouldn’t Be Embarrassed to Breastfeed in Public – Video

Breastfeeding Can Be Harder For Diabetic Women

What if Cow’s Milk Triggers Type 1 Diabetes? Another Reason to Breastfeed

Insulin May Boost Breast Milk Supply, Study Finds

Timing of First Solid Food Tied to Child Diabetes Risk

In Times of Emergencies, Breastfeeding is Best

Mothers Should Breastfeed Their Babies Longer. Says Study

Breastfeeding Needs a Documentary

Delaware Moms Try to Break Breastfeeding Record

Breastfeeding May Help Prevent ADHD

Breastfeeding Lowers Odds of Maternal High Blood Pressure

Breastfeeding Nazi’s

Benefits of Breastfeeding

It Takes a Village to Increase Breastfeeding Rates

Breastfeeding May Modify Smoking’s Adverse Effects

Breastfeeding Rates and Hospital Admissions Link

Breastfeeding Support at Record Levels

Surviving the Self-Sacrifice of Breastfeeding

Local Groups Recognize World Breastfeeding Week

Make Breastfeeding Work For You

2012 World Breastfeeding Week is Coming! August 1st-7th


World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from August 1st-7th in more than 170 countries to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.

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