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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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Dealing with Difficult Meetings

Annette Green, Modi’in, Israel Does one mother tend to dominate your meetings? Annette shares tips to manage difficult meetings to make sure all mothers have space to share and be…..

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The Unmothered Mother

Jayne Joyce, Oxfordshire, La Leche League Great Britain An unmothered mother sits in a La Leche League meeting.  “Think about a moment when you felt mothered,” says the Leader.  “What…..

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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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Focus on Breastfeeding Photo Contest

La Leche League International (LLLI) is holding a Photo Contest in Honor of its 60th Anniversary. The photo contest, Focus on Breastfeeding, is an exciting opportunity to provide breastfeeding images…..

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Three Generations of Leaders

Brooke Unger, Columbus, Ohio, USA There have been three generations of Leaders in my family; my grandmother Judy Good, my mother Jennifer Good Spires, my aunt Joyce Good Henderson and…..

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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…..