Other Websites with Breastfeeding Information
The following websites are included for your reference only. They do not necessarily reflect the position of the Minnesota Department of Health.
Websites for Answers to Common Questions
BabyGooRoo has breastfeeding information in written and video formats for those seeking general breastfeeding information.
KellyMom has parenting and evidence-based breastfeeding information that is updated regularly.
- La Leche League
Breastfeeding information for parents provided by La Leche League International.
Minnesota Law Protecting Breastfeeding
- Workplace support for breastfeeding
The 2003 State of Minnesota Statute 181.939 Nursing Mother describing an employer's responsibility to allow a nursing mother time to express breastmilk each day when at work.
- Breastfeeding is not considered indecent exposure
The 2003 State of Minnesota Statute 617.23, subdivision 4 indicates that breastfeeding is not a violation of the indecent exposure statute.
Websites with Other Languages
- La Leche League - Español (Spanish)
Información para padres sobre la lactancia materna viene de La Liga de La Leche.
- ECHO Breastfeeding Your Baby Videos
These are short videos in different languages that cover the importance of breastfeeding, techniques and tips to successfully breastfeed. Languages include Somali, Hmong, Spanish, English and others.
Frequently Asked Questions for New Mothers
How can I plan for breastfeeding?
Breastfeeding Your Baby
La Lactancia Materna (Breastfeeding - Spanish)
Nuujinta (Breastfeeding - Somali)