[DWJ] nursing

Deborah Meghnagi Bailey deborah at brightweavings.com
Thu Sep 8 01:07:30 EDT 2011

Esther, you're in Israel too? Where do you live?

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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
>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.
>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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