Patient Information

"Breastfeeding Your Baby" FAQ - A Patient Education Frequently Asked Questions sheet is available for members and non members

Executive Board Statement on Breastfeeding is available to members and non members.

"Breastfeeding Your Baby" - A part of ACOG's Patient Education Pamphlet series, these are available to explain to patients about the benefits of breastfeeding and how to breastfeed.  The pamphlet is available for purchase.  There is also a poster available for purchase that explains why it is the best choice for feeding a baby.

Your Pregnancy and Childbirth: Month to Month, Fifth Edition - This updated edition contains all of the information patients need to know about pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period from the leading experts in women’s health care, including breastfeeding.  You can find information on the Your Pregnancy and Childbirth website.  The book is available for purchase.  It is also available in Spanish

You and Your Baby: Prenatal Care, Labor and Delivery, and Postpartum Care - This booklet explains the components of good prenatal care and provides information on identifying signs of a problem, what happens during labor and delivery, the postpartum period, breastfeeding, and much more.  This can be distributed to your patients to complement your breastfeeding counseling and care in the office.  The booklet is available for purchase.  It is also available in Spanish.  

Contact:

Mindy Saraco, MHA
Director, Clinical Practice-Obstetrics and Genetics
msaraco@acog.org