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The Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland (ALCI) has been in operation for 25 years. The purpose of the Association is to promote the professional development, advancement and recognition of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) for the benefit of breastfeeding infants and children, mothers, families and the wider community.
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27
May

The WHO Code on the Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes

by Stephanie Murray It’s the week of WHO Code’s 39th birthday and a great opportunity to heighten awareness of “...
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05
May

Breastfeeding Support during the COVID-19 Restrictions

Since the introduction of COVID-19 restrictions and social distancing measures, everyone providing breastfeeding support in I...
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16
Mar

Lactation Support amid Covid 19 Measures

Are you looking for lactation support? Please be aware that the majority of the International Board Certified Lactation Consu...
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12
Mar

Spring Study Day 20 CANCELLED

Unfortunately, ALCI Council has taken the decision to cancel the 2020 Spring Study Day. Those who had registered will be cont...
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28
Feb

Brazilian Food Guide for Children under 2 to Prevent Obesity by Fiona Rea

There was a lot of claps and cheers of excitement in the audience when the Brazilian Ministry of Health’s new food guide wa...
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21
Jan

Lyndsey Hookway: Keynote Speaker at Spring Study Day 2020

“Let’s talk about sleep, baby!” Saturday March 28th 2020. Radisson Blu, Athlone   The Association of ...
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20
Jan

Why Breastfeeding Grief and Trauma Matter by Amy Brown. Book Review.

Review by Orla Dorgan   Short book 135 pages. ‘Why Matter’ series published by Pinter and Martin. I was exc...
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18
Dec

The Road to Rio – review of the IBFAN Conference by Sue Jameson

I have been asked numerous questions since returning from The IBFAN World Breastfeeding Conference in Rio de Janiero, the top...
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07
Dec

Nuggets from the 2019 ILCA Conference

ALCI President Sue Jameson attended The 2019 ILCA Conference in Atlanta in July and compiled these conference 'nuggets': &...
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