Each statement below lists an important person who makes a difference in a mother's breastfeeding experience.
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Fathers can play a key role in bolstering their breastfeeding partner’s confidence by acknowledging their efforts, offering words of encouragement, or contacting a La Leche League Leader for support.
La Leche League Leaders provide women with accurate information, support, and encouragement—which often increase breastfeeding duration and contribute to healthier infants.
Health care professionals who promote and support breastfeeding contribute to a successful nursing experience for mothers and babies.
Employers who support breastfeeding in the workplace save money because breastfeeding employees miss less work. Companies experience higher staff retention and lower health care and insurance costs. Breastfeeding just makes good business sense!