Breastfeeding Support

A collection of courses and presentations of breastfeeding guidelines, telemedicine lactation support, and human milk oligosaccharide (HMO) benefits. 

Early Infant Feeding: Breaking Down the Basics

This course reviews breastfeeding guidelines; discusses maternal nutrient recommendations during lactation; reviews infant nutrient recommendations during the first 6 months of life; and describes composition of early infant feedings. Originally presented as a live webinar on November 18, 2020.

Lactation Support: Incorporating Telemedicine Into Practice

This course describes the benefits of human milk and breastfeeding for mother and infant; reviews support strategies to overcome issues and barriers of breastfeeding; and discusses breastfeeding support using telemedicine and during the pandemic. Originally presented as a live webinar on August 20, 2020.

Human Milk Oligosaccharides: Breast Milk Beneficial Factors

This instruction video, you'll learn the role of HMOs in breast milk; understand the maternal and infant effects of HMOs; and evaluate the evidence for the role of HMOs in diseases and disorders relevant to infancy and beyond.