Join us for the 26th Annual International Breastfeeding Conference!

There is a lot to love about autumn in Wisconsin, but when the wind howls, chilling to the bone, I start dreaming of Floridian palms and sunshine. Just as the magnificent maple leaves begin to fall and the sky begins to darken, Healthy Children Project’s Annual International Breastfeeding Conference flyer is released, sparking great anticipation …

Chocolate Milk: The Documentary

At risk. Unfit. Angry. These are words mainstream media often associate with Black mothers. Chocolate Milk: The Documentary counters this habitually negative narrative as award-winning director and producer Elizabeth Bayne, MPH, MFA explores the racial inequities of breastfeeding in her first feature-length film. NAPPLSC President Felisha Floyd, BS, CLC, IBCLC, RLC  screened a 30 minute …

NAPPLSC rejuvenates a community of excellence

What happens in an environment void of the need to convince others that racial health inequity exists? The National Association of Professional and Peer Lactation Supporters of Color (NAPPLSC) put it to the test in August this year at their inaugural, unprecedented The Amazing R.A.C.E.: Rejuvenating A Community of Excellence event, just before the ROSE …