Lactmed

A US database containing information on drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. It includes information on the levels of such substances in breast milk and infant blood, and the possible adverse effects in the nursing infant. Suggested therapeutic alternatives to those drugs are provided, where appropriate. All data are derived from the scientific literature and fully referenced. A peer review panel reviews the data to assure scientific validity and currency.

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NHS Specialist Pharmacy Service (UKDILAS)

Guidance to help decision making about the use of medicines in breastfeeding.

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The Breastfeeding Network

Offers independent, evidence-based information and support to help build awareness of breastfeeding to individuals and organisations and to support a parent in their choice to breastfeed. 

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RCGP e-learning: Anal incontinence in women with previous childbirth injury

An eLearning module designed by Dr Sarah Hillman as part of the NIHR GRACE study with the RCGP to help healthcare professionals care for women with anal incontinence after childbirth injury.

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MASIC

Advocates for women and aims to change the lives of those injured during childbirth. Supporting women who have suffered perineal injuries during childbirth known as OASI (Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injury) or 3rd and 4th degree tears.

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Squeezy

An app supporting people with their pelvic floor muscle exercise programmes. Designed by chartered physiotherapists specialising in women’s and men’s pelvic health.

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Maternal OCD

Charity co-founded by two mothers who have experienced and recovered from extreme perinatal obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). It is a debilitating anxiety disorder which is treatable.

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