Jackson-Madison County General Hospital promotes breastfeeding as a baby's best start in life! Lactation services are offered by International Board Certified Lactation Consultants, who are trained in the techniques and science of breastfeeding. They will assist mothers in learning skills to successfully initiate and continue breastfeeding. Once back at home, mothers may call the lactation consultant — at no charge! For more information, call 731-541-BABY (2229).