More Information and References for Breastfeeding at 3 Months and 6 Months
References and Community Resources'''Breastfeeding Information Websites:'''[[br]] *U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. HHS Blueprint for Action on Breastfeeding, Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health, 2000. [http://www.womenshealth.gov] *Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM) Statements and Clinical Protocols [http://www.bfmed.org/Resources/Protocols.aspx] *American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Policies [http://www.aafp.org] *American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) [http://www.aap.org] *American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) [http://www.midwife.org] *American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) [http://www.acog.org] *American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (ADA) Position Statement [http://www.eatrightpro.org/resource/practice/position-and-practice-papers/position-papers/promoting-and-supporting-breastfeeding] *Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) Position Statements [http://www.awhonn.org] *Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative [http://www.babyfriendlyusa.org/] *Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [http://www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding] *Infant Feeding Action Coalition (INFACT Canada) [http://www.infactcanada.ca] *International Lactation Consultant Association [http://www.ilca.org] *United States Lactation Consultant Association [http://www.uslca.org] *La Leche League International [http://www.lalecheleague.org] *World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action [http://waba.org.my/] *United States Breastfeeding Committee [http://www.usbreastfeeding.org/] *World Health Organization [http://www.who.int/topics/breastfeeding/en/] [[br]] '''Resources for Health Care Professionals:'''[[br]] The Surgeon Generals Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding [http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/topics/breastfeeding/index.html][[br]] [[br]] '''Position Papers/Policy Statements:'''[[br]] Breastfeeding and the Use of Human Milk[[br]] American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012[[br]] [http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2012/02/22/peds.2011-3552][[br]] [[br]] Family-Centered Care and the Pediatrician's Role[[br]] American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012[[br]] [http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/129/2/394][[br]] [[br]] The Lifelong Effects of Early Childhood Adversity and Toxic Stress Pediatrics 2012;129;e232; originally published online December 26, 2011; [http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2011/12/21/peds.2011-2663][[br]] [[br]] Human Milk, Breastfeeding, and Transmission of HIV Type 1 in the United States[[br]] American Academy of Pediatrics Pediatrics. 2003; 112: 1196-1205.[[br]] [http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/112/5/1196][[br]] [[br]] Breastfeeding in Undeserved Women: Increasing Initiation and Continuation of Breastfeeding[[br]] American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists[[br]] ACOG Clinical Review. 2007; 12: 1S-16S.[[br]] [http://www.acog.org/Resources-And-Publications/Committee-Opinions/Committee-on-Health-Care-for-Underserved-Women/Breastfeeding-in-Underserved-Women-Increasing-Initiation-and-Continuation-of-Breastfeeding][[br]] [[br]] Promoting and Supporting Breastfeeding[[br]] American Dietetic Association[[br]] Journal of the American Dietetic Association. 2009; 109: 1926-1942.[[br]] [[br]] Evidence for the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding[[br]] World Health Organization[[br]] [http://www.who.int/child_adolescent_health/documents/9241591544/en/index.html][[br]] [[br]] Evidence on the Long-Term Effects of Breastfeeding[[br]] World Health Organization[[br]] [http://www.who.int/child_adolescent_health/documents/9241595230/en/index.html][[br]] [[br]] Protecting, Promoting and Supporting Breast-feeding. The Special Role of Maternity Services[[br]] World Health Organization[[br]] [http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/infantfeeding/9241561300/en/index.html]
More Resources and LinksEvidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:
Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:
- CDC Prevention Status Reports for all 50 states
- County Health Rankings
- Kaiser Family Foundation's StateHealthFacts.org
- CDC WONDER DATA2010, the Healthy People 2010 Database.
Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.