FOR PROVIDERS

LACTMED
Drugs and Lactation
Database

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine Protocols
(hypoglycemia, suplementation, etc.)

BILITOOL
Bilirubin Risk Calculation
 
WHO Child Growth
Standards.
 
Data based
on an international sample
of breastfed babies. 
Home Page
Charts

From the CDC
How hospital practices help and hinder breastfeeding
TASK FORCE CONTACTS
The  New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force
430 Live Oak Lane NE
Albuquerque, NM 87122

Task Force coordinator:                                                                Baby-Friendly™ Coordinator:                                                 
Cindy Chavez
cindy.nmbftf@gmail.com                                     Lissa Knudsen  lissa@breastfeedingnewmexico.org     
(505) 933-9163
(Address general queries or comments to Cindy)                            
                                                                                                                                            
Positive Images of Breastfeeding Calendar                              WIC breastfeeding queries:
and Display and Photo Contest:                                                   Sharon Giles-Pullen
sharon.giles-pullen@state.nm.us
Carrie Weems
Carrie.weems@state.nm.us
                          
                                                
 
Established 1988
 
 
Welcome to the New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force! 

Our mission is to improve the health of New Mexico families by creating an environment in which breastfeeding is the cultural norm.   

Click here to become a member


WHAT'S HAPPENING

Our New Website Is Under Construction.

GUIDELINES and STRATEGIES

Breastfeeding and the Use of Human Milk
Updated Policy Statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics
Using a Soft Infant Carrier Safely

Breastmilk Sharing and Donor Milk

Using a Soft Infant Carrier Safely

CDC reports few hospitals fully support breastfeeding, an obesity intervention
MMWR article
CDC Vital Signs Report

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring Sytem (PRAMS)
"Just the Facts in New Mexico"
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