August 1st through 7th, 2012 marks the 20th anniversary , an international event intended to promote breastfeeding around the world.
The observance is headed by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action, along with and the .
To learn read about breastfeeding and how you can support women’s choices to breastfeed, check out:
- My book excerpt Breastfeeding Your Baby
- , including info on common challenges and laws that protect public breastfeeding
- The , with info on breastfeeding rates and how well (or not well) our institutions are supporting women who choose to breastfeed