Happy Mothers, Breastfed Babies
All expectant, new, and experienced mothers and children are invited to attend.
Meetings are held on the third THURSDAY
of each month
10:00 AM at First Christian Church
on Rivermont Avenue.
Park in the back. The meeting is on the 3rd floor.
Come join us for mother-to-mother breastfeeding support and friendship. See you there!
Monday, March 5, 2012
The link below is an interview between an Attachment Parenting International (API) blogger and Mayim Bialik, who among many roles (Big Bang Theory actress, neuro-scientist) is also a La Leche League participant. Mayim discusses at length her thoughts on attachment parenting and her support for extended breastfeeding.
Time magazine online has an article explaining that the American Academy of Pediatricians has shifted their policy language regarding breastfeeding. It is no longer seen as a "lifestyle choice" by this group - they see it as an important public health issue. Details can be found in the link below.