Breastfeeding.com launches the 'Expert's Community' supporting Lactation Consultants, Midwives, Doulas, and Childbirth Educators, giving them the
chance to connect with others in their profession and expand their practices by connecting with the 2 million new moms each year who visit
BOULDER, Colo., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Breastfeeding.com, a premier online resource with "Everything for the New Mom", launched the Breastfeeding.com "Expert's Community", the first ever social network for an underserved group: birth-related medical professionals. The Expert's Community, which is free to join, allows professionals to connect with others in their profession. Moreover, it lets these professionals grow their practices by connecting with the continuing stream of new mothers and mothers-to-be that visit Breastfeeding.com for information and support on breastfeeding and a host of pregnancy and child health issues.
"The Expert's Community is a win for both the medical professionals and our regular audience of new and expecting moms," explained Victor Babbitt, president of Breastfeeding.com. "Finding a midwife, doula, or lactation consultant in your area can be challenging. We have comprehensive directories for each profession attached to the Expert's Community. With these directories, a visitor looking for, say, a midwife, can use the zoomable maps to find the ones near her, and then click into each professional's profile on the Expert's Community to learn about them."
Content such as blogs and articles from experts will also improve the support available on Breastfeeding.com, which already contains thousands of articles on nursing and child health.
"Each day thousands of women just beginning their life as parents visit
our site," continued Babbitt. "Breastfeeding.com continues to add resources
and features to help new mothers find the support and information they need
at a critical i
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