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Doctor On Call: Questions For Dr. Asbury, A Breastfeeding Pediatrician

Questions for A Breastfeeding Pediatrician

Laura Asbury, MD, CLC answers questions about her work as a Certified Lactation Counselor and pediatrician.
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Georgia Legislative Wins

"The 2020 Georgia Legislative session was a big win for breastfeeding families in Georgia!"
Disciplinary Review Procedures and Updates

Disciplinary Review Procedures and Updates

ALPP would like to share our current disciplinary review procedures for the purpose of transparency.
Grant Will Support Native American Breastfeeding Initiative in Michigan

MI Native American Breastfeeding Initiative

Grant will support Native American breastfeeding initiative in Michigan.
Scientists Want to Ditch Formula for Lab-Grown Breast Milk

Lab-Grown Breast Milk

"Formula has come a long way, but it still lacks many nutrients and takes a toll on the environment..."
Online Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) Examination

Online CLC Examination

The Certified Lactation Counselor Exam is available online with a live proctor.
Updates to the Recertification Scheme

Updates to the Recertification Scheme

Beginning July 31, 2020, ALPP will accept a new category of continuing education credits.
2020 Job Task Analysis Executive Summary

2020 Job Task Analysis

The Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice has published an Executive Summary of the 2020 JTA.
In the Face of COVID-19, Baltimore Healthy Start Builds Resiliency

Baltimore Healthy Start Builds Resiliency

"Baltimore Healthy Start, Inc. has launched a multi-pronged approach to support the families they serve"
The Physician’s Role in Human Milk Feeding - ACOG New Publication

ACOG New Publication Features LSPs

"LSPs have gained expertise in breastfeeding support that comes from a variety of backgrounds..."

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