Breastfeeding Resources & Information
Do you have a breastfeeding story you'd like to share? If so, e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll post it here. Speaking of breastfeeding stories, La Leche League International is seeking breastfeeding stories for inclusion in their New Beginnings publication. For more information and writer's guidelines go to: http://www.lalecheleague.org.nbhelp.html.
the Hospitalized Baby
This document does not address the special needs of preemies, but it is a great source of information for parents trying to breastfeed a hospitalized baby.
Your Premature Baby
An extensive article covering many aspects of breastfeeding a preemie. Includes a glossary of commonly used terms.
How-to article written by a grandmother after witnessing the frustration of her daughter trying to breastfeed her preemie son.
a Preemie: Follow-up Letter
Follow-up letter from a registered nurse in reference to the above article, "Finger- Feeding a Preemie."
Leche League International
Support group and information source for breastfeeding moms and women wanting to breastfeed.
Breastfeeding Stories and Opinions
A place to share your story and read about other breastfeeding moms.
Moms Information Exchange
Support group for moms pumping/expressing breastmilk.