Lactation education

Portland State seeks to increase supply of lactation consultants

PSU lactation education Carrie Cohen (left) and Dixie Whetsell, both Certified Lactation Consultants, will teach classes in Portland State University’s new lactation education concentration. (Amy Wang/The Oregonian/OregonLive) Although over 90% of new mothers in Oregon start breastfeeding their babies, the state has a small number of certified lactation consultants to help mothers and newborns through […]