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Wonderful Breastfeeding Resources
Boosting Milk Production
- Hand Expression information & Hands on Pumping, click Breastfeeding, then Maximizing Milk Production!
- Go-Lacta - A super food supplement with the side effect of boosting breast milk production!
Breastfeeding, Pregnancy and Post-Partum
- Oregon Breastfeeding Coalition - a statewide organization dedicated to supporting, promoting and protecting breastfeeding
- La Leche League International - A non-profit that provides information and support to nursing mothers
- Breastfeeding - Real stories and great general advice about many breastfeeding issues
- Breastfeeding information - A general guide
- Childbirthconnection.org - Wonderful Pregnancy information!
- Post Partum Depression - Learn more on this topic at this site
- Baby Blues Connection - Help and support when having a new baby is not a joy-filled experience
Working and Breastfeeding
- Work and Pump - Information for mothers combining working outside the home and breastfeeding.
- Oregon WIC Website - Workplace Support
- Nursing Mothers Counsel of Oregon - Support one mother to another. Reduced cost breastpumps come with education and support. Help to communicate and advocate for yourself in the workplace as a breastfeeding employee.
- Every Mother - OWH is building an online searchable database to promote creative solutions to workplace constraints. Share the story of great companies on this website.
- Breastfeeding reimbursement information and links on how to present you claim to insurance companies and samples for resubmitting if your claim is denied.
- Increase your milk supply the tasty way! Visit Milk Makers Lactation Cookies.
- Office on Women's Health
- Northwest Mothers Milk Bank - For mothers that want to donate breast milk for babies in need
- United States Breastfeeding Committee - Advocacy information, national breastfeeding news and even more links
- Best for Babes - An online community of support to help mothers avoid "the Booby Traps"