Breastfeeding

Contact the Goldfarb Breastfeeding Clinic: 514-340-8222, ext. 23269

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Breastfeeding and COVID-19

World Health Organization (WHO) - Q&A on COVID-19, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) -  Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID19): Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) -  Resources for Lactation Supporters: Providing Infant and Young Child Feeding Advice During COVID-19

Association of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM) -  ABM Statement on Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

Handouts developed by the Herzl-Goldfarb Breastfeeding Clinic, Jewish General Hospital

 Tongue-Tie/Ankyloglossia and Upper Lip-Tie (2018)

 Blocked ducts (2018)

 Decreased milk production (2018)

 Domperidone (2018)

 Informal milk sharing for healthy term babies (2019)

 Mastitis (2014)

 Mepilex™ and Melgisorb™ (2011)

 Wound Care - Creams (2011)

 Candida or thrush of the nipple and breast (2019)

 Nipple vasospasm (2019)

 Use and Safety of Domperidone in Breastfeeding Mothers (2012-bilingual)

 Herbs to increase milk supply (2019)

 Weaning from Domperidone (2011-bilingual)

 Milk bleb (2018-bilingual)

 Milk Storage (2019) 

 Skin to skin (2019)

Useful Websites

Lactation consultant and co-founder of The Herzl-Goldfarb Breastfeeding Clinic at the Jewish General Hospital -  Ask Lenore

Santé Montréal -  Breastfeeding

To find an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) in Quebec, visit the  AQC website.

From Tiny Tot to Toddler, from the Institut national de santé publique Québec

La Leche League, International organization present in over 80 countries

Health Canada -  Breastfeeding your baby

 International Lactation Consultants Association (ILCA)

Caring for Kids, Canadian Pediatric Society 

The Best Start Resource Centre: Ontario's Maternal Newborn and Early Child Development Resource Centre, by Health Nexus -  Breastfeeding
*Guidelines, wellness, information about breasfeeding premature babies, alcohol and cannabis consumption while breastfeeding, and more.

US National Library of Medicine drugs and lactation database -  LactMed 
*Download the  LactMed App for your phone.

 InfantRisk Center, up-to-date information about the safety of medication while breastfeeding.

 

 

 

Disclaimer: This information should not be considered as medical advice. It is not to be used in place of a visit with a doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional. If you have questions about your individual medical situation, please consult with your healthcare professional.

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