iLactation’s second conference is coming!!
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Sample photo consent form for lactation consultants
Read the Journal of Human Lactation review of our new e-learning module: Clinical Use of Nipple Shields
LactNews.com is now BreastfeedingMaterials.com While our name has changed, all content is still written by Barbara Wilson-Clay and Kay Hoover, whose combined 60 years of experience as lactation consultants and library of teaching photos and videos are made available here.
We produce research-based professional training materials and a variety of patient education handouts related to lactation management and breastfeeding. Our site also provides a clinical Q&A section called Ask Barbara and Kay and important commentaries on new science in the field of human lactation.
Looking for conferences or on-line continuing education opportunities? Check Out www.BreastfeedingConferences.com
The Breastfeeding Atlas
Over 400 photos and explanatory text on breastfeeding mothers and infants.
The Diaper Diary
Hand-out for nursing mothers that shows the changes in the stool of a breastfeeding infant during the first week postpartum.
The photo identification quizzes are on-line and ready to help students prepare for the up-coming IBLCE exam. NEW! Photo Identification Quiz One is now available in Spanish. (NUEVO! El cuestionario de identificación de fotografías ya está disponible en Español)
Ask Barbara and Kay
Message: Dear Barbara and Kay, I am consulting with a 24 year old primip patient in her 3rd trimester who has Sjogren’s Syndrome. She is wondering if it will affect breastfeeding. She was diagnosed 3 years ago and is being followed by a rheumatologist and a perinatologist. She describes her condition as “mild”, with her [...]