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Breastfeeding Resources

Contact the Goldfarb Breastfeeding Clinic:

Phone: 514-340-8222 local 23269

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Tongue-Tie/Ankyloglossia and Upper Lip-Tie.pdf

Blocked ducts.pdf

Decreased milk production.pdf



Mepilex™ and Melgisorb™.pdf

Wound Care - Creams.pdf

Candida or thrush of the nipple and breast.pdf

Nipple vasospasm.pdf 

Use and Safety of Domperidone in Breastfeeding Mothers_bil.pdf

Weaning from Domperidone_bil.pdf

Herbs to increase milk supply_bil.pdf

Milk bleb_bil.pdf

 Breastfeeding resources in Quebec: AQC website




 Ask Lenore

Lenore is co-founder of The Herzl-Goldfarb Breastfeeding Clinic at the Jewish General Hospital, in Montréal, Canada, where she is also a lactation consultant, lactation educator, and researcher.


International Lactation Consultants Association (ILCA)

ILCA is the member for International Board Certified Lactation Consultants® (IBCLC®) and other healthcare professionals who care for breastfeeding families.  


Canadian Women's Health Network
The Canadian Women's Health Networkis a Network of individuals, groups, organizations and institutions concerned with women's health. The CWHN recognizes the importance of information sharing, education and advocacy for women's health and equality.

  Caring for Kids
Caring for Kids is developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS).
• Feeding your baby in the first year
This Web site is operated by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), a national medical organizations representing more than 93,700 family physicians, family practice residents and medical students. All of the information on this site has been written and reviewed by physicians and patient education professionals at the AAFP.
Breastfeeding: Hints to get you get off to a good start
The Infant Feeding Action Coalition Canada is a national non-governmental organization that works to protect infant and young child health as well as maternal well-being through the promotion and support of breastfeeding and optimal infant feeding practices.
  La Leche League International
La Leche League's mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
From the national Library of Medicine. Search for information about the possible effects of medications during breastfeeding. Find suggestions for alternate drugs to take while breatstfeeding.
Download the Lactmed app for your iPhone or Android.

Infant Risk Centre:

Research center for medication safety during pregnancy and lactation operated by Dr. Tom Hale, pharmacologist and author of "Medications and Mother's Milk".
Developed by the National Library of Medicine
NetWellness is a non-profit consumer health web site that has been in operation for over ten years. It provides high quality information created and evaluated by medical and health professional faculty at the: University of Cincinnati, Case Western Reserve University, and Ohio State University.
  San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition
In response to the documented benefits of breastfeeding for the infant, the mother, the family and society as a whole, a group of concerned individuals and organizations, both private and public, formed the San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition (SDCBC) as a non-profit association whose mission is to promote and support breastfeeding through education and outreach in the community.

UpToDate (For advanced readers)
UpToDate has produced articles for patients and their family members who seek current, reliable information on a variety of medical conditions and topics. All patient articles are written according to the latest information available by physicians who are experts in their field.

To find information on breastfeeding, type "breastfeeding" into the search box, then click on "Prioritize Patient Topics".

  Breastfeeding Tips & Guide




 Dr. Jack Newman's The Visual Guide to Breastfeeding
Dr. Newman is head of the Newman Breastfeeding Clinic & Institute, which aims to empower mothers to achieve their own breastfeeding goals by providing compassionate and comprehensive support along with current and consistent advice by informed practitioners.



Disclaimer: This information should not be considered as medical advice. It is not to be used in place of a visit with a doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional. If you have questions about your individual medical situation, please consult with your healthcare professional.


Updated October 19 2017