Breastfeeding Handbook (2016)
Information on how to start breastfeeding and to continue. Lots of topics covered in this one!
There’s No Hug Like the First
Check out this new poster “There’s no hug like the first” and reach out to your healthcare provider to discuss your options for skin-to-skin contact.
Breastfeeding Information For Parents
How Will You Feed your Baby?
Breastfeeding – The Way to Feed Babies
Your Baby’s First Days
Feeding at Home & Keeping it Going
Caring for Yourself & Getting Help from Friends & Family
Skin-to-Skin: Our First Cuddle
Learn more about the benefits of close contact soon after your baby’s birth including the reduction of stress, encouraged bonding, and more.
Get to Know Your Baby and Let Your Baby Know You
Find out some of the benefits of developing close contact with your baby soon after they are born.
How Do I Know My Baby’s Getting Enough Breastmilk?
Seasonal Flu: Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
Dr. Jack Newman Website
Newfoundland and Labrador HealthLine
La Leche League Canada
10 Great Reasons to Breastfeed Your Baby
From benefits to the child and mother to its convenience, this article discusses 10 great reasons to breastfeed.
10 Valuable Tips for Successful Breastfeeding
Learn a number of great tips including how to tell if your baby is getting enough milk, how to feed your baby, and how to breastfeed while working or attending school.
Breastfeeding Made Simple: Seven Natural Laws for Nursing
Protecting, Promoting and Supporting Breastfeeding: A Practical Workbook for Community-Based Programs
Published by the Public Health Agency of Canada and the Breastfeeding Committee for Canada in 2014.
Breastfeeding Committee for Canada
Marketing of Breast-Milk Substitutes: National Implementation of the International Code, Status Report 2016
Women Need Folic Acid
During pregnancy, folic acid helps your baby’s spine, brain and skull develop properly.
Healthy Eating for Babies Age 6-12 Months
This document provides information about feeding healthy full-term infants from age six to twelve months.
Healthy Eating for Your Toddler: Age 12-24 Months
This practical guide gives you information on how to help your child develop healthy eating habits for a lifetime.
You, Your Child, and Food
This guide is for parents and caregivers of preschool children, and anyone else involved in their care.