breast milk

State Begins Licensing Lactation Consultants

Jul 8, 2015
Ken Hammond / USDA

Rhode Island has certified its first lactation consultant. Breastfeeding experts have been helping new mothers for a long time. But this is the first state licensure in the nation.

The Safer Way To Donate, Use Breast Milk

Oct 21, 2013

You may have heard about a new study to be published in the journal of the American Association of Pediatrics about finding high levels of harmful bacteria in breast milk bought from online sources. Here's USA Today's coverage of that study.