Lactation Educator Counselor
Lara Audelo, is the a mother of two young boys, who is passionate about raising awareness for breastfeeding and supporting mothers and babies in meeting their breastfeeding goals. She believes increased education for all is key to supporting moms, and that online breastfeeding support is fast becoming a critical tool for helping mothers achieve their infant feeding goals. A breastfeeding mom for over 7 years, she received her Certified Lactation Education Counselor (CLEC) credential from University of California, San Diego. She is the owner of MamaPear Designs, and her first book, The Virtual Breastfeeding Culture: Seeking Mother to Mother Support in the Digital Age, published by Praeclarus Press was released in May 2013.
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More and more women are seeking breastfeeding support online. The new book, The Virtual Breastfeeding Culture, explores how women are seeking breastfeeding support through social media and how it has helped them achieve their breastfeeding goals.