CDC's Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO) is committed to increasing breastfeeding rates throughout the United States and to promoting and supporting optimal breastfeeding practices toward the ultimate goal of improving the public's health.
2012 CDC Breastfeeding Report Card
State-by-state data to help health professionals, employers, business owners, community advocates and family members work together to protect, promote and support breastfeeding.
2011 Surgeon General's Call to Action
The Surgeon General seeks to make it possible for every mother who wishes to breastfeed to be able to do so by shifting how we as a nation think and talk about breastfeeding. Action Guides for health care settings.
Need help breastfeeding? U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) website has information on finding breastfeeding support. La Leche League also has a help line and lots of other information.