♥ Breastfeeding protects infants from ear infections.
♥ Breastfeeding protects infants from diarrhea.
♥ Breastfeeding is good for mothers!
♥ The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding
for at least the first year of life.
♥ Artificial baby milk (formula) is NOT the same as human
milk, and increases certain health risks to your baby.
♥ Human milk is simply the right nutrition for human babies!
The Mid-Hudson Lactation Consortium
The MHLC is a coalition of agencies and individuals
dedicated to the promotion of breastfeeding ast the "Gold
Standard of Infant Nutrition."
Updates on the Mid-Hudson Lactation Consortium's Facebook
page are below, make sure to press "Like"!
For more information, or to join at our next quarterly
meeting, contact Stephanie Sosnowski, MHLC coordinator at
Maternal-Infant Services Network