During National Breastfeeding Month in August, the AAP Section on Breastfeeding is focusing on several topics, including extended breastfeeding, physician and resident experience with breastfeeding, and postpartum depression.
Resources are available on the section website to help support breastfeeding mothers and babies, including:
- How to have a breastfeeding-friendly practice, http://bit.ly/29xrRWR;
- Breastfeeding Matters: The Pediatrician's Role online course, http://bit.ly/29nNTsr (members: $48);
- Supporting Breastfeeding and Lactation: The Primary Care Pediatrician’s Guide to Getting Paid, http://bit.ly/29liTHb; and
- Sample Hospital Breastfeeding Policy for Newborns, http://bit.ly/29Pslnh.