62 students

Objective: Participants in this course will learn to appreciate the short-term and long-term immunological benefits of breastfeeding. To also describe the Lactation mechanisms of how breastfeeding may protect against various chronic diseases including obesity, inflammatory diseases, cancer, diabetes.  This course explores the long-term outcomes of breastfeeding and the mechanisms of disease prevention.

Author: Edith Kernerman, IBCLC, RLC

Credits: 5 L CERPs or contact hours

Video: 3 hours of webinar lecture

Course Notes: Included in the lesson

Evaluation: Complete lesson

Certificate: Printable upon successful completion of the lesson