Part 1 NY Milk Bank

Part 1 NY Milk Bank

On September 21,2016 The New York Milk Bank, a nonprofit in Westchester County, NY, USA, opened as the first and only comprehensive, community based milk bank in New York State.   This venture was started by a volunteer group of lactation professionals who recognized...
Why I became an IBCLC

Why I became an IBCLC

 I have to honestly say that I did not start out wanting to become an IBCLC.  It is one of those things that I really did just fall into.  After the birth of my first baby, I was not thrilled at how I was treated prenatally or during the birth.  So, I purposefully set...
Lisa Hendrickson-Jack

Lisa Hendrickson-Jack

Lisa Hendrickson-Jack   Lisa is a mom of 2 young children.  She is the host of a podcast called Fertility Friday and enjoys helping woman understand their menstrual cycles, not only for contraception and conception,, but for their overall long term health.  As a...
What is an IBCLC?

What is an IBCLC?

What is an IBCLC?   I am going to start by telling you what all those letter stand for: An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is a health care professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding.   An IBCLC works in a wide...