Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition is proud to present the second annual Express Your Super Power 5K! Plan to join us this year on Saturday, October 1, 2016; we plan to repeat the success of last year’s 5K Run/Walk in the lovely, new Etowah River Park in Canton, GA. How would you like to see your hospital or place Read more about Register Now for Express Your Super Power 5K 2016[…]
Dr Patrick Pulliam, MD, IBCLC Awarded 2016 Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition Physician of the Year Award Every year the GBC honors businesses and physicians in Georgia who support breastfeeding. We have many outstanding physicians that not only promote breastfeeding in their office but also assist mothers after delivery with their breastfeeding concerns. We also have businesses Read more about Congratulations to Dr. Pulliam, Recipient of the GBC Physician Award 2016![…]
Congratulations to all our Baby Friendly Hospitals! Wellstar Cobb Hospital is the newest hospital in Georgia to achieve Baby Friendly Designation- good news for moms and babies. Other Baby Friendly designated hospitals include: DeKalb Women’s Medical Center (1st in Georgia to be Baby Friendly), Emory Midtown Hospital, Doctors Hospital/Augusta, Grady Hospital, and Piedmont Henry Hospital.
Governor Nathan Deal proclaimed August as Georgia Breastfeeding Month on August 4, 2016. This proclamation was celebrated at the capitol by breastfeeding advocates and families from around the state, organized by the Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition. See the 2016 Proclamation here. Happy Georgia Breastfeeding Month!
We are pleased to announce that the Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition has partnered with ZipMilk.org. The ZipMilk website provides listings for breastfeeding resources sorted by ZIP Code and was developed by the Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition. It is currently used by Massachusetts, North Carolina, Louisiana, New Jersey, and Wisconsin, with several other states in the pipeline. It Read more about ZipMilk is Here![…]