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Breastfeeding

Get tips on healthy eating for breastfeeding and how to breastfeed. Find guides to breastfeeding and sources of breastfeeding support.

USDA, Food and Nutrition Service

Check to see if you are eligible for the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program, which provides nutrition education, breastfeeding support and more to low-income pregnant or breastfeeding women.

USDA, Food and Nutrition Service, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

Make safe, nutritious food and beverage choices during pregnancy and while breastfeeding to keep you and your baby healthy. 

USDA, Food and Nutrition Service

The WIC Breastfeeding Support campaign is designed to connect new moms with helpful resources and support.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Learn about the benefits of breastfeeding. Also find information on recommendations, weaning, nutrition, and more.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Learn about taking care of bone health and special considerations during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, MedlinePlus Health Information

Find information about breastfeeding recommendations, common concerns, and more, including Overcoming Breastfeeding Problems

HHS, Office on Women's Health

Find tips and suggestions to help you successfully breastfeed.

HHS, Office on Women's Health

Some health problems can make it harder for babies to breastfeed. But breastmilk provides the healthy start your baby needs, which is even more important if your baby is premature or sick.

HHS, Office on Women's Health

Many breastfeeding moms have questions. Do you need to avoid certain foods? Will physical activity affect how much breastmilk you make? Learn the answers to these questions and more.

HHS, Office on Women's Health

Do you have a question about breastfeeding or women's health? Call this free helpline to speak with a women's health information specialist and breastfeeding peer counselor.

HHS, Office on Women's Health

This easy-to-read publication has how-to information and support to help women breastfeed.

University of Illinois Extension

Find resources on introducing foods to your baby, including tips on baby led weaning and starting complimentary foods.