Remembering Lois D.W. Arnold, PhD, MPH, ALC

Most of you have already learned of Lois D. W. Arnold’s, PhD, MPH, ALC passing. While our hearts are heavy, we find comfort in the memories we shared with her. Lois’s friends, acquaintances and colleagues have shared these words in her memory. You can read Dr. Arnold’s professional obituary written by Dr. Karin Cadwell here. …

Happy thoughts

The following post is dedicated to those of you who crave restored hope in humanity! Too often, I find myself defeated by the state of maternal child health, but as I reviewed notes from this year’s International Breastfeeding Conference, I was reminded of the progress we’re making. Below, I am sharing unique findings,“big happenings,” and …

Taking Stock of Progress in Supporting, Protecting & Promoting Breastfeeding: The National Immunization Survey and the World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative

By Guest Blogger, Cindy Turner-Maffei, MA, ALC, IBCLC, Faculty, Healthy Children Project, Inc., Affiliated Faculty, Union Institute & University (Ed. Note: Our Milk Way blogger Jess Fedenia is on parental leave for the months of July, August, and September, 2016 to welcome a third child into the family. During Jess’s leave, members of the Healthy …