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Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding can give your baby the best possible start in life. Among many perks, breastfeeding enhances bonding, has health benefits for both mom and baby, and is much cheaper than formula.

Sometimes though, breastfeeding does not come so easy. To help, B'more for Healthy Babies has breastfeeding support groups led by lactation counselors throughout the city:

For more FREE support and resources available to breastfeeding mothers, check out our Baltimore City Breastfeeding Resource Guide.

To learn from Baltimore families about why they chose breastfeeding, view our videos:

 


Resources

Paying for your breast pump with insurance through the Affordable Care Act

Maryland breastfeeding laws and required workplace accommodations.

How partners can support breastfeeding mothers.

Signing up for WIC benefits, including breastfeeding support.

 

 

 

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Baltimore City Health Department,
The Family League of Baltimore, and
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