Diana West to Appear on Voice America Radio's "Born to Be Breastfed" with Marie Biancuzzo

Diana West, expert on breastfeeding after breast surgery, will be a guest on “Born to be Breastfed,” on Voice America’s Health & Wellness Channel on December 16, 2013.


Tempe, AZ -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/12/2013 -- Marie Biancuzzo, host of “Born to be Breastfed” on Voice America’s Health and Wellness Channel, announced today that lactation expert Diana West will be a guest on her radio show on December 16th from 6 PM to 7 PM ET. Discussion will focus on breastfeeding after breast and nipple procedures.

“Surgeries involving the breast and nipple can pose real challenges for women who want to breastfeed, even years after the procedure,” explained Marie Biancuzzo. “Diana West and I will be discussing strategies for overcoming these challenges, and meeting or adapting the mother’s goals to fit her circumstances.”

Join Marie at 6 PM ET (3 PM PT) to learn more about this topic. Families who are interested in listening live can tune into Voice America Health & Wellness channel. The show will also be available through iTunes. Questions will be accepted during the live show, or by e-mail in advance to radio@borntobebreastfed.com

Born To Be Breastfed airs live on Mondays at 3 PM Pacific / 5 PM Central / 6 PM Eastern on the VoiceAmerica Health & Wellness Channel. To access the show, log on at http://www.voiceamericahealth.com. All shows will be available in Marie Biancuzzo's Content Library on the VoiceAmerica Health & Wellness Channel for on-demand and podcast download.

The VoiceAmericaTM Network offers the latest conversations in a talk radio format, providing education, interaction, and advice on key issues live, on demand as well as through pod cast download. If interested in hosting a talk radio show on VoiceAmerica Network, contact Jeff Spenard, President of Internet Radio at 480-294-6417 or at jeff.spenard @ voiceamerica.com.

Contact Executive Producer Robert Ciolino at 480-553-5770 for advertising / sponsorship information or other show details.

About Marie Biancuzzo
Marie Biancuzzo, RN, MS, IBCLC is an experienced breastfeeding professional who aims to cut through the misinformation, bust the myths, and help families figure out what science they can trust. A clinical nurse specialist and international board certified lactation consultant, Marie has more than 3 decades of experience in community and teaching hospitals, counseling mothers, and teaching health care providers. From the mother’s bedside to the university classroom to the international continuing education arena, Marie has helped listeners to clarify the facts and empower the family. Author of two books and multiple articles, Marie is passionate about helping parents and providers to be good consumers of health care and scientific information. As the Director of Breastfeeding Outlook, Marie helps nurses and other breastfeeding educators learn what they need to know; through her private practice and this show, Marie helps families, too.

About Diana West
Diana West is an international board certified lactation consultant (IBCLC) and co-owner of Mahala Lactation and Perinatal Services, LLC (New Jersey). She is the author of Defining Your Own Success: Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction Surgery and co-author of Sweet Sleep: Nighttime and Naptime Strategies for the Breastfeeding Family; the 8th edition of La Leche League International’s The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding; The Breastfeeding Mother’s Guide to Making More Milk; the clinical monograph Breastfeeding After Breast and Nipple Procedures, and ILCA’s popular Clinician’s Breastfeeding Triage Tool. Diana is on the Editorial Review Board for the Journal of Clinical Education, a La Leche League Leader, and the Director of Media Relations for La Leche League International. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and is the administrator of the BFAR.org, LowMilkSupply.org, and LactSpeak.com web sites.

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