Breastfeeding software for your handheld

The Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition has developed Breastfeeding Management, a reference for supporting breastfeeding mothers, for a number of mobile platforms. It’s great for on-the-go management of common breastfeeding issues.

For the iPhone and iPod Touch, you can download our new version, Breastfeeding Management 2, directly from the iTunes App Store.

Our version for Android devices is available on the Android Market on your phone or on the web.

Breastfeeding Management 2 for the iPhone and for Android includes five calculators, including two feeding calculators and a weight loss calculator. Breastfeeding Management 2 also includes:

iPhone start page

Easy access to breastfeeding management for new mothers, plus other helpful breastfeeding resources


Approach to Early Breastfeeding, an evidence-based algorithm for evaluation and triage of breastfeeding in the first 2 weeks of life

Red Flags

Use the Approach to Early Breastfeeding algorithm to help those patients having difficulty initiating breastfeeding.


Get answers to frequently asked questions about breastfeeding, no matter where you are — even if you can’t get a cell phone signal!


Medications, a database of safety information on commonly used medications, together with general guidelines on safe prescribing for lactating women and references to review articles. Includes rating information from the American Academy of Pediatrics and Thomas Hale’s Medications and Mothers’ Milk