Monthly Archives: January 2013

CDC: Flu Vaccine Safe for Breastfeeding Moms

Flu Vaccines Are Safe and Important for Breastfeeding Women New Rochelle, NY, January 24, 2013—Vaccination to protect against influenza is not only safe for breastfeeding women, it is also recommended. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding harassment hotline

http://www.bestforbabes.org/announcing-1-855-nip-free-the-best-for-babes-nursing-in-public-harassment-hotline

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Tips to caregivers of breastfeeding infants

http://www.lactationtraining.com/images/PDFs/newsletters/2013_Jan.pdf This link has excellent tips for care of breastfeeding infants when Mom returns to work.

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AAP: Liquid formula preferred to reduce infection risk of powdered formula.

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2012/10/ 02/peds.2011-3855.abstract?papetoc AAP published an article that recommends feeding liquid formulas instead of powdered to avoid  Cronobacter infections in infants who must have infant formula.  

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