Niagara County Health Department

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Pregnant and thinking about breastfeeding?  Currently breastfeeding and need guidance or support?  We Can Help!  Call our Breastfeeding Support Line at 716-439-7464 to speak with a Nurse Certified Lactation Consultant.

Breastfeeding is a Public Health Imperative for infant nutrition, immune system protection and brain development.

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months, followed by continued breastfeeding as complementary foods are introduced,  with continuation of breastfeeding beyond 1 year when mutually desired by  infant and mother.

Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace Initiative

Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Provider Initiative

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