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Breastfeeding Subject Guide

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Breastfeeding Books

Breastfeeding Books



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Breastfeeding Journals

Breastfeeding Journals




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Resource Spotlight

The Women's Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Medicines Guide (PBMG) is a quick reference guide for healthcare professionals. Access practical, specialised information on medicine use in pregnancy and breastfeeding.

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  • Recommended Practices
  • Evidence Summaries
  • Best Practice Information sheets

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Search 'Breastfeeding' in Lippincott Procedures 

Lippincott Procedures is endorsed by the Australian College of Nursing and the content of each procedure aligns to the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.

Search 'Breastfeeding' or 'Lactation' in ClinicalKey Nursing and refine results to nursing texts, journals, practice guidelines, clinical overviews, drug information, patient handouts and more.

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Key Databases for Midwifery


Explore key findings on Nutrition and Breastfeeding from the AIHW  'Australia's Children' report

Freely Available on the Web

The LactMed® database contains information on drugs and other chemicals  breastfeeding mothers may be exposed to. Find information about levels of such substances in breast milk and infant blood, and the possible adverse effects in the nursing infant.

Find information for breastfeeding women who may be concerned about the compatibility of some medical prescriptions, herbal substances, environment contaminants or a disease while lactating.