Breastfeeding provides natural immunity to the infant, which minimizes illnesses. This is reflected in the less absenteeism by the mother due to a sick child. Employee satisfaction increases because the employer is seen as supportive to the employee for both family and work.
Encourages new Mom’s to breastfeed their newborn and be happier at work and in the community.
We are health professionals, moms, educators, policy-makers, organizations, businesses and others who promote, protect, and support breastfeeding. We have been assisting breastfeeding families and professionals since 2002. The Maryland Breastfeeding Coalition is a member coalition of the United States Breastfeeding Committee.