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Kintsugi and La Leche League

Ellen Mateer, Calderdale, La Leche League Great Britain Kintsugi is the Japanese art of repairing broken ceramics with a special lacquer mixed with powdered gold or silver.  In Japanese “Kin”…..

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Appendix 38

by Linda Wieser, Nova Scotia, Canada Do you know what Appendix 38 is? First clue: It is found in the LLLI Policies and Standing Rules (PSR) Notebook.  Second clue: It…..

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Remodeling the Mammary Gland

Françoise Railhet, France Scientists continue to uncover amazing things about human and animal anatomy, including discoveries related to lactation. The destruction of damaged or old cells is essential for the…..

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Global Online 24-Hour Meeting 22 February 2017

On February 22nd there will be another opportunity to participate in a virtual meeting with breastfeeding mothers and Leaders around the globe from the comfort of your own home! Leaders…..

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Guide Rapide sur le Code International (OMS)

Helen Gray, Londres, Angleterre Traduction : Charlotte Codron,  LLL Turquie, Antalya Le Code international de commercialisation des substituts du lait maternel de l’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS) concerne la commercialisation…..

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Feed the Baby—And the Microbes

Mary Francell, Atlanta, Georgia, USA In recent years, there has been widespread interest in the role of beneficial bacteria in the human intestinal tract and throughout the body. Commensal  microbes…..

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A Quick Guide to the International (WHO) Code

Helen Gray, London, Great Britain The International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes from the World Health Organization (the Code) covers marketing and promotion of products meant to substitute for…..

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I Spy a Tongue-Tie

Zettie Taylor, England Adapted from a write up of a discussion led by Vicky Jordan at a Spring workshop on 21st March 2015 in Rainham, Kent, England by Zettie Taylor……

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Connections – The LLL Alumnae Association

Janet Jendron, Columbia, South Carolina, USA The mission of the LLL Alumnae Association is to provide an opportunity for current and former LLL Leaders and members to continue a lifelong…..