Nancy Mohrbacher

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Chicago area  ·  I'm a lactation consultant and international speaker who develops innovative breastfeeding education and tools for parents and professionals.
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The Breastfeeding Atlas 6th edition: Learn with amazing clinical images

The Breastfeeding Atlas edition: Learn with amazing clinical images

LLL Founder Marian Tompson and me in Sligo Ireland, where we both spoke at LLL Ireland's 50th Anniversary conference in March 2016.

LLL Founder Marian Tompson and me in Sligo Ireland, where we both spoke at LLL Ireland's Anniversary conference in March

I had the immense privilege of sharing the stage with on left Sheena Byrom and on right Janet Balaskas, two incredible natural birthing advocates from the UK, at the Nature's Way International workshop in Sharjah, UAE November 2016.

I had the immense privilege of sharing the stage with on left Sheena Byrom and on right Janet Balaskas, two incredible natural birthing advocates from the UK, at the Nature's Way International workshop in Sharjah, UAE November

I had the pleasure of meeting Aisha Al-Hajjad at a conference in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates in November 2016. She's doing wonderful work helping breastfeeding mothers in the Middle East.

I had the pleasure of meeting Aisha Al-Hajjad at a conference in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates in November She's doing wonderful work helping breastfeeding mothers in the Middle East.

Here's me and my amazing translator Jingjing Yao, who worked side-by-side with me during the first half of the IBCLC training course I created for a Chinese foundation. This photo was taken in October 2016.

Here's me and my amazing translator Jingjing Yao, who worked side-by-side with me during the first half of the IBCLC training course I created for a Chinese foundation. This photo was taken in October

Maggie Yu, right, and Dr. Sophie Leung, left, my two co-instructors for the first half of the IBCLC-training course I wrote, which we taught for the first time in Beijing, September 2016.

Maggie Yu, right, and Dr. Sophie Leung, left, my two co-instructors for the first half of the IBCLC-training course I wrote, which we taught for the first time in Beijing, September 2016.

Me and my co-instructor Maggie Yu during our first IBCLC training course in Beijing. She does incredible work with breastfeeding in Asia.

Me and my co-instructor Maggie Yu during our first IBCLC training course in Beijing. She does incredible work with breastfeeding in Asia.

Me and my warm and generous hostess, Edie Boxman, in Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, Israel during September 2016.

Me and my warm and generous hostess, Edie Boxman, in Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, Israel during September

Me and Melissa Bar-Ilan, an LLL Leader and IBCLC, who was kind enough to spend a day with me at the old market in Tel Avid in September 2016.

Me and Melissa Bar-Ilan, an LLL Leader and IBCLC, who was kind enough to spend a day with me at the old market in Tel Avid in September

All mammals are born with responses that Mother Nature builds in to enable  them to get to their food source and feed. Yet today, the way most mothers  are taught to breastfeed ignores what our babies bring to the table, making  early breastfeeding harder than it needs to be. It’s no wonder then that  during the first week after birth, 92% of the nursing mothers in one study  reported major breastfeeding challenges.  Instead of tackling individually each breastfeeding issue—latching…

All mammals are born with responses that Mother Nature builds in to enable them to get to their food source and feed. Yet today, the way most mothers are taught to breastfeed ignores what our babies bring to the table, making early breastfeeding harder than it needs to be. It’s no wonder then that during the first week after birth, 92% of the nursing mothers in one study reported major breastfeeding challenges. Instead of tackling individually each breastfeeding issue—latching…