[DWJ] nursing

estairm at yahoo.com estairm at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 8 00:57:18 EDT 2011

La Leche is here in Israel, but not high profile.  Very dedicated bunch of women -- my sister-in-law will take calls and help women having trouble night or day.  (She nursed twins, too.  She said it was a full-time job, and got half-time household help.)


>One interesting thing about living in Utah is that mothers are encouraged to
>breastfeed--in some areas it's even expected, to the point that women who
>have to/choose to use a bottle are the ones who get pressure to conform. You
>get all this information in the packet of stuff they pile on you before you
>leave the hospital. Is La Leche League much of a presence elsewhere in the
>Melissa Proffitt

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