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Lansing Pediatric Lactation Consultants:
Theresa Holmgren, R.N., CPNP, IBCLC
Linda Gewirtz, R.N., IBCLC
Liz Rider, R.N., IBCLC
Tania Lewycky, R.N., CLS
• Consults by appointment only
• (517) 371-4712

Private Practice Lactation Consultants:

Linda Gewirtz, RN, IBCLC
(989) 415-9991
  • Say Yes to Breast, Lactation Consultant Services
  • Home visits, private pay

    Tina Brenner, R.N., BSN, IBCLC
    (517) 339-3038
    http://www.babystepslactation.com
    • Home Visits
    • Breast pump and product sales
    • Private pay

    Sparrow Hospital Lactation Services
    (517) 364-2652
    • For families that deliver at Sparrow
    • Monday-Friday 8 AM- 4 PM
    • Breastfeeding questions answered and referrals to community resources made

    McLaren Greater Lansing
    (517) 975-6000
    • For families that deliver at McLaren Greater Lansing
    • Ask to speak to the lactation consultant

    Ingham County Health Department
    Pat Trosky, RD, CLC
    (517) 887-4442
    • Phone advise available free to the public
    • Appointments for established patients

    Breast Pump Sales and Rentals
    Sparrow Regional Medical Supply
    (517) 371-2115
    915 E. Michigan Ave. Lansing
    Mon.-Fri. 8 AM-6 PM, Sat. 9 AM- 3 PM

    Babies-R-Us (517) 391-5122
    http://babiesrus.com/
    5900 W. Saginaw Hwy. Lansing
    • Pump Sales, Breast pumps shields, nipple shields

    McLaren Medical Supply
    (517) 346-4777
    6250 Cedar St. Lansing
    Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-6 PM, Sat. 9 AM- 1 PM

     

Infant Risk Center

The Infant Risk Center is dedicated to providing up-to-date evidence-based information on the use of medications during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is open to answer calls Monday-Friday 8am-5pm central time.

Please contact the center at (806)-352-2519. The website is http://www.infantrisk.com.

Websites

http://www.nbci.ca
 
http://www.lactationtraining.com/resources/handouts
 
http://newborns.standford.edu/Breastfeeding/FifteenMinuteHelper.html
 
http://newborns.stanford.edu/Breastfeeding/ABCs.html
 
http://newborns.stanford.edu/Breastfeeding/Handexpression.html
 
http://lalecheleague.org/nb.html
 
http://www.biologicalnurturing.com/
 
http://babygooroo.com/category/breastfeeding/
 
http://www.medelabreastfeedingus.com/
 
http://www.karengromada.com/mothering-multiples/
 
http://www.lowmilksupply.org
Books


The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers
by Jack Newman and Teresa Pitman

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
by Diane Wiessinger, La Leche League International, Diana West, Teresa Pitman

Making More Milk
by Diana West and Lisa Marasco

Mothering Multiples
by Karen Gromada
(updated 6/2011)