Category Archives: La Leche League

World Breastfeeding Week 2017

July 27, 2017

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrating 25 years! Each year, the first week of August is World Breastfeeding Week. From August 1st through the 7th, breastfeeding awareness and support is recognized around the world. The goal of WBW is to support, protect and promote breastfeeding for all women. This year’s WBW is about working together for Read the full article…

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World Breastfeeding Week 2016

August 4, 2016

The first week of August is World Breastfeeding Week. 2016 is the 24th year of this celebration. Each year, from August 1st through the 7th, breastfeeding is observed around the world. The goal of WBW is to support, protect and promote breastfeeding for all women. The World Breastfeeding Week 2016 theme is Breastfeeding: a key Read the full article…

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La Leche League: An Excellent Source for Breastfeeding Support

December 17, 2015

La Leche League (LLL) is an international non-profit organization that has been around for almost 60 years providing both community support and education for all breastfeeding moms. Both La Leche League USA (lllusa.org) and La Leche League International (llli.org) provide help in various ways. Their websites offer resources and forums for answering frequently asked questions. They will connect you to local chapters Read the full article…

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WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK

July 23, 2015

The first week of August is World Breastfeeding Week. 2015 is the 23rd year of this celebration. Each year, from August 1st through the 7th, breastfeeding is observed around the world. The goal of WBW is to support, protect and promote breastfeeding for all women. According to the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action, “This World Breastfeeding Week, Read the full article…

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Foods to Avoid While Breastfeeding

November 20, 2014

You know you have to be careful what you eat when you are pregnant, but did you know you should still evaluate what you consume while breastfeeding? Alcohol There are many opinions as to whether or not low levels of alcohol are ok to have when breastfeeding. For those that feel it’s safe to drink, they suggest waiting Read the full article…

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Celebrate World Breastfeeding Week August 1-7 and invite Milk to join!

July 16, 2009

If your La Leche League group is planning an event or fundraiser in honor of World Breastfeeding Week, invite Milk to join!  We are supporting chapters and groups by providing items for auctions and prizes to help you raise money.  Email us at Customercare@milknursingwear.com to tell us about your event so that we can support your efforts. World Breastfeeding Read the full article…

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