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WEBSITES & VIDEOS

Finding trustworthy, unbiased information online can be challenging. The following is a list of websites with reliable, research-based breastfeeding information.

Halton Parents

Comprehensive breastfeeding information, including getting off to a good start, feeding your baby, solutions to possible concerns, expression and storage of breastmilk and returning to work or school.

Global health media breastfeeding videos

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Two series of 10 minute educational videos. One series for mothers and another series for breastfeeding support people.

Breastfeeding Matters

A free downloadable and printable breastfeeding book available in 16 languages.

Additional fact sheets available:

Kelly Mom

Information on a wide variety of breastfeeding questions is available on this USA-based website.

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Newborn baby breastfeeding at hospital

La Leche League Canada blog: Supporting Breastfeeding

A new breastfeeding blog is available every Monday on a wide variety of topics. Subscribe to receive new blogs by email.

La Leche League International

Comprehensive breastfeeding information from the La Leche League International website.

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Breastfeeding After Breast and Nipple Surgeries

Information about breastfeeding after breast and nipple surgeries. 

Baby-Friendly Initiative of Ontario

Information for organizations regarding becoming Baby-Friendly.

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Breastfeeding Committee for Canada

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Health Canada

Recommendations for infant feeding from Health Canada (Government of Canada).

Best Start early breastfeeding desk reference

Info chart with information about breastfeeding in the early days after birth including feeding frequency, tummy size, and output (updated June 2017).

Small child breastfeeding

Page updated November 5, 2020