Sherry Payne MSN RN CNE IBCLC

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I read this article and wanted to share with the African American Community so you can understand the plight of what we as Black IBCLC have to endure to be accepted and get accepted. IBBC is grooming women to move into a higher standard of breastfeeding ream. Terry Curtis IBCLC ...

04.23.14 | BF News, Breastfeeding | Read more

March Booby Support

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One of the highlights of our Bosom Buddy project is that we get to know mom and teach her in a breastfeeding class,then they return to the Booby Support group.This months topic was how to breastfeed discreetly in public. Just as all of us have different personalities.We have just as many atti ...

03.23.14 | Babies, BF News, Featured | Read more

Losing weight,without losing your mind!!

0 Losing weight,without losing your mind!!

Losing the weight, without losing your mind!! Mommies love to feel that growing baby in their stomachs.  The market for maternity clothes has exploded with so many cute dresses, shirts pants etc.  We show so much pride with our baby bump while in the back of our minds wondering…how will I loo ...

03.23.14 | Babies, BF News, Events, Uncategorized | Read more

Madame CJ Walker

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  “I am a woman who came from the cotton fields of the South. From there I was promoted to the washtub. From there I was promoted to the cook kitchen. And from there I promoted myself into the business of manufacturing hair goods and preparations….I have built my own factory on my ...

02.12.14 | BF News, Events, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

Exclusive Breastfeeding

0 Exclusive Breastfeeding

UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) recommend exclusive breastfeeding for the first 6 months of a baby'slife. This based on scientific evidence that shows benefits for infant survival and proper growth and development.Breastmilk provides all the nutrients that an infant needs during the ...

02.12.14 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

2014 Jan Breastfeeding Class

0 2014 Jan Breastfeeding Class

Baby it's cold outside,but I gotta take this breastfeeding class.The Indiana Black Breastfeeding Coalition is right on schedule with your Bosom Buddy BF class.The class is still offered the 3rd Saturday of each month 10am-12noon ,Healthy Start Building at 4087 Millersville Road.The March of Dimes ha ...

01.20.14 | Babies, BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

Dr.Martin Luther King Jr. a breastfeeding support father

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a well rounded person. Even though he was in the trenches fighting for justice and equality, he was a family man. He loved his wife and children. Dr.King was breastfed and his siblings too. And Mrs. Corretta King did breastfeed their children. She was very discre ...

01.20.14 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Events, Featured | Read more

Pictures of Breastfeeding Support

0 Pictures of Breastfeeding Support

The next Bosom Buddy Breastfeeding Class is Saturday November 16,2013 10am-12 noon. The class is held at the Healthy Start Building 4087 Millersville Road Indianapolis,Indiana.We want to see you there.We welcome pregnant and breastfeeding moms and babies.It is always a joy to listen to new moms and ...

11.14.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured | Read more

Indiana Infant Mortality Summit

0  Indiana Infant Mortality Summit

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana, which has long had one of the nation's highest infant mortality rates, must strive to reduce such "heartbreaking" deaths, Gov. Mike Pence said Friday during the first statewide summit focusing on the high death rate among the state's youngest citizens. Indiana's infan ...

11.14.13 | Babies, BF News, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

Are you Gonna Breastfeed?

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  You never know how important breastfeeding is until you are in a true emergency. The Indiana Black Breastfeeding Coalition, volunteers our time to make sure we reach women to let them know the truth. Breastfeeding is absolutely the best for your baby. So if we stop and ask if you a ...

10.14.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

Back to Work

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Once mom has it all together and the six weeks of maternity leave is over, it's back to work.In a dream world we could stay home and breastfeed for a year or two,but we Americans we got to get back to the clock.But all is not lost get yourself a plan. The return to work can be so over whelming f ...

09.19.13 | Babies, BF News | Read more

Letter from a mom on ABC of Safe Sleep

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=6d7zP5Ik8Us#t=0   ...

09.3.13 | Babies, BF News, Uncategorized | Read more

Teach me how to Breastfeed Video

0 Teach me how to Breastfeed Video

Click to Play Teach Me How to Breastfeed video A pretty clever video teaching the art of breastfeeding through song. A fun idea from a CA WIC program. ...

08.29.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Child Development, Uncategorized | Read more

Black Breastfeeding Week

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08.28.13 | Babies, BF News, Uncategorized | Read more

Breastfeeding May Protect from Breast Cancer

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Breast-Feeding May Protect Some Women Against Breast Cancer Study found tumors were discovered later in life in nonsmoking patients who breast-fed longer than six months                                                                ...

08.28.13 | Babies, BF News, Breastfeeding | Read more

IBBC World Breastfeeding Celebration

0   IBBC World Breastfeeding Celebration

The IBBC World Breastfeeding Celebration was one to remember this year.The IBBC embraced the theme , Mother to Mother Support it was  used at the Indiana Black Expo Lactation Station.We were excited to buy  billboards in our urban neighborhoods and Metro transit buses traveling all over the city. ...

08.25.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

ROSE Summit 2013

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Highlight pictures from ROSE Summit 2013 (Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere) held August 8,9 2013 in Atlanta Georgia. Indiana Black Breastfeeding Coalition presented pictures from the Naomi and Ruth collections. ...

08.15.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

Rose Breastfeeding Conference 2013 Organizing for Action: An African American Breastfeeding Campaign

0 Rose Breastfeeding Conference 2013 Organizing for Action: An African American Breastfeeding Campaign

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07.9.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured, Uncategorized | Read more

Leslie West

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Terry Curtis Founder IBBC Paris Curtis, president of IBBC and Mrs.Leslie West at the Indianapolis Healthy Start Women's Empowerment Luncheon June 22,2013 at IVY Tech Banquet Conference Center,Indianapolis,Indiana. Leslie West is the mother of 2 children,  and business entrepreneur. ...

07.6.13 | BF News, Breastfeeding, Featured | Read more

July-Aug-Sept Breastfeeding Class Dates

0 July-Aug-Sept Breastfeeding Class Dates

July-Sept IBBC Class Flyer  Click on Title See you at class ...

07.5.13 | BF News, Featured | Read more

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