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Supporting Breastfeeding and Lactating Student Parents

I would like to share some information from The Pregnant Scholar. Here is a link to join the national work group. Strategies for Equity on US Campuses Learn your university structure & student needs Build lasting partnerships between departments Incorporate lactation services into existing systems Robust policy solutions are vital – know your rights! The …

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An Act of Advocacy

Join Breastfeed Durham for a day of advocacy. Reach out to your favorite locally owned business or community organization and encourage them to apply to become a Breastfeeding Friendly Community Partner. Or reach out to your favorite bodega and/or the safe places for breastfeeding families. We intentionally ask those of you who are connected to …

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Proof…Breastfeeding Saves Lives!

We wanted to share this remarkable study that proves what many of us have known for a long time. Unequivocal evidence that breastfeeding decreases infant mortality in the United States. We welcome you to review Breastfeeding and post-perinatal infant deaths in the United States, A national prospective cohort analysis. Breastfeeding initiation is significantly associated with …

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NC Clinicians for Climate Action (NCCCA)

CleanAIRE NC is excited to announce that our health initiative, NC Clinicians for Climate Action (NCCCA), will launch as an independent clinician-led organization in November. There is growing recognition among health professionals that climate change is a public health emergency, and we are proud to support that growth. NCCCA is currently recruiting leadership positions, please contact stephanie@cleanairenc.org to get involved. …

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Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Task Force (APIBTF)

BreastfeedLA (breastfeedla.org) and the Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (ASAP!) Breastfeeding Task Force of Alameda County, the Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Task Force (APIBTF), breastfeedla.org/aapi-breastfeeding-task-force/) is conducting a nationwide landscape analysis of lactation resources available to Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities.  As part of this project, they are seeking to compile and create a resource directory to …

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