In the News
75th World Health Assembly
INFACT USA and IBFAN traveled to Geneva to protect and promote breastfeeding at the 2022 World Health Assembly.
Expanded Breastfeeding TRICARE Benefits
TRICARE now covers the services of three new types of TRICARE-authorized providers, including CLCs.
Launch of the New WHO/UNICEF report
This report draws on the experiences of over 8,500 women. It exposes the aggressive marketing practices used by the formula milk industry.
Competency Verification - The Foundation
Competency verification is an alternative approach to training hour requirements and rote learning.
Integrity of the Remote Examination
ALPP ensures the integrity of the CLC examination across all modes of administration.
Is Online Breastfeeding a New Thing?
REPOST: Ms. Magazine features an article on breastfeeding support during the pandemic
Lactation Counselors on BCHC Team
REPOST: Boone County Health Center in Nebraska hires two CLCs.
ABM Statement - Vaccination in Lactation
The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine has released a statement on COVID-19 vaccination for lactating individuals.
Questions for A Breastfeeding Pediatrician
Laura Asbury, MD, CLC answers questions about her work as a Certified Lactation Counselor and pediatrician.
Georgia Legislative Wins
"The 2020 Georgia Legislative session was a big win for breastfeeding families in Georgia!"