Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of our community by protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding through education, outreach, advocacy, and service. We strive to make breastfeeding possible by working with mothers, businesses, health care professionals, and the community.

Mission Statement

The San Diego County Breastfeeding Coalition is a 501©3 non-profit organization that has been serving the San Diego bringing together health care providers, agencies, organizations, individuals, families, and other breastfeeding advocates to support, protect and promote breastfeeding who are passionate about making breastfeeding attainable for all families in the San Diego and Imperial Counties.

Why it’s Still Important to Promote Breastfeeding in Developed Countries

Whenever I write about "breastfeeding saves lives,” I always get some reader comments like this: “Only babies in ...
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Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine Position Statement on Ankyloglossia in Breastfeeding Dyads

Last week, the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine announced its NEW revised position statement: Ankyloglossia in Breastfeeding Dyads**. Recently, there has ...
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Breastfeeding Contributes to the Survival of All

Recently, I was informed by my agent that a book I wrote ten years ago will be reproduced as an ...
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Breastfeeding: Our Stories

Writing blog posts for my local breastfeeding coalition is all about storytelling for social good. So today I ...
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How to Promote Breastfeeding in Ethnic Groups? Study Says Prenatal Education Might be the Answer.

When I was pregnant with my first child, during a prenatal interview, my then future pediatrician asked me ...
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