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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. [] *Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine (ABM) Statements and Clinical Protocols [] *American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Policies [] *American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) [] *American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) [] *American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) [] *American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Position Statement [] *Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) Position Statements [] *Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative [] *Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [] *Infant Feeding Action Coalition (INFACT Canada) [] *International Lactation Consultant Association [] *United States Lactation Consultant Association [] *La Leche League International [] *World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action [] *United States Breastfeeding Committee [] *World Health Organization [][[br]] [[br]] '''Resources for Health Care Professionals:'''[[br]] The Surgeon Generals Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding[[br]] [][[br]] [[br]] '''Position Papers/Policy Statements:'''[[br]] Breastfeeding and the Use of Human Milk[[br]] American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012[[br]] [][[br]] [[br]] Family-Centered Care and the Pediatrician's Role[[br]] American Academy of Pediatrics, 2012[[br]] [][[br]] [[br]] The Lifelong Effects of Early Childhood Adversity and Toxic Stress[[br]] Pediatrics 2012;129;e232; originally published online December 26, 2011;[[br]] [][[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]] [][[br]] [[br]] Evidence for the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding[[br]] World Health Organization[[br]] [][[br]] [[br]] Evidence on the Long-Term Effects of Breastfeeding[[br]] World Health Organization[[br]] [][[br]] [[br]] Protecting, Promoting and Supporting Breastfeeding.[[br]] World Health Organization[[br]] []

More Resources and Links

Evidence-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:

Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.

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