Continue listening to the second installment of this Black History Month featured podcast, focusing on Black Health and Wellness. Your host is Lisa Akers (https://myunion.edu/member/lisa-akers-phd/), PhD, RDN, IBCLC, RLC, FAND. She is joined by lactation expert Dr. Kimarie Bugg, D.N.P., FNP-BC, M.P.H, IBCLC (https://myunion.edu/member/kimarie-bugg-dnp-fnp-bc-mph-ibclc/).
Be sure to listen to the first part of this two-part series as you won’t want to miss any of the discussion. Here are references/links to help you find more information:
- Asiodu, I. V., Bugg, K., & Palmquist, A. E. (2021). Achieving breastfeeding equity and justice in Black communities: past, present, and future. Breastfeeding Medicine, 16(6), 447-451.
- Bartick, M. C., Schwarz, E. B., Green, B. D., Jegier, B. J., Reinhold, A. G., Colaizy, T. T., ... & Stuebe, A. M. (2017). Suboptimal breastfeeding in the United States: Maternal and pediatric health outcomes and costs. Maternal & child nutrition, 13(1), e12366.
- Merewood, A., Bugg, K., Burnham, L., Krane, K., Nickel, N., Broom, S., ... & Feldman-Winter, L. (2019). Addressing racial inequities in breastfeeding in the southern United States. Pediatrics, 143(2).