Breastfeeding and Healthy Living: Going Back to Work or School
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Lactation Accommodation Law
La Leche League
California Department of Public Health WIC Breastfeeding Resources Website, Resources for Employees:
Breastfeeding Task For of Greater Los Angeles Resources: www.breastfeedingworks.org provides links for:
Help in getting breastfeeding started well:
National Center for Education in Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
Maternal and Child Health Library
U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Breast Pump General Information
Other Helpful Websites
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Healthier Worksite Initiative:
From the U.S. Office of Personnel Management:
California Department of Public Health Website, Resources for Employers:
National Business Group on Health:
San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition
- Breastfeeding Counseling Coverage
- Structured breastfeeding education and behavioral counseling is a covered benefit for all pregnant and lactating women.
- Counseling may be provided in an office setting, during hospitalization for labor/delivery, or in the patient’s home after the birth of their child.
- There is no maximum number of sessions, provided that the care is medically necessary.
Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles
American Institute of Architects, that collects and disseminates Best Practices as a service to its members:
Safe Storage and Handling of Breast Milk
Workplace Initiatives to Support Breastfeeding Women: