If you need breastfeeding help …

The links below are intended to put you in touch with breastfeeding support agencies, organizations and individuals who can help you with a range of concerns relating to breastfeeding.

For help with breastfeeding management in Ohio:

For help with breastfeeding management anywhere:

Information on Special Topics related to Breastfeeding

Adoptive Breastfeeding Donating/Using Human Milk
Employment and School Jury Duty
Medications Legal Issues
Breastfeeding in Public Twins, Triplets, Multiples
Kangaroo Care Newborn Breast Crawl Video
Recommended Breastfeeding Websites

 

Donating and Obtaining Human Milk

Medications and Breastfeeding

  • Infant Risk Center at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is the website of Thomas Hale, Phd, author of the medical reference manual Medications and Mothers’ Milk. You can call the Infant Risk Center (Monday-Friday 8am-5pm Central time) at (806)-352-2519and ask about specific medications and their effect on breastfeeding mothers and babies.
  • LactMed, part of ToxNet: An online search for information on medications and breastfeeding.

Employment/School Issues and Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Protection in Law: Information on Breastfeeding Laws across the US from the National Conference of State Legislatures.

Information on State Laws that may add further protection to the Federal Laws from abetterbalance.org

Talking To Your Boss About Your Pump from abetterbalance.org

Information from The Pregnant Scholar on rights for students who are breastfeeding: Know Your Rights: Breastfeeding