• DaMota K, Bañuelos J, Goldbronn J, Vera-Becerra LE, Heinig MJ. Maternal Request for In-hospital Supplementation of Healthy Breastfed Infants among Low-income Women. J Hum Lact. 2012[Epub ahead of print].


  • Heinig MJ. One Journey’s End. J Hum Lact. 2011Nov;27(4):237-328.
  • Heinig MJ. The Case for Evaluation. J Hum Lact. 2011Aug;27(3):223-224.
  • Heinig MJ. Heeding the Call to Action. J Hum Lact. 2011May;27(2):111-112.
  • Heinig MJ. The Power of Parnerships. J Hum Lact. 2011Feb;27(1)10-11.


  • Heinig MJ. Using Data to Drive and Shape Change. J Hum Lact. 2010 Nov;26(4):359-360.
  • Heinig MJ. Addressing maternal fatigue: A challenge to in-hospital breastfeeding promotion. J Hum Lact. 2010 Aug;26(3):231-2.
  • Bañuelos J, Beccera LV, Heinig MJ. Getting to know your baby: Development of a 6-week countdown calendar for participants in the WIC program. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2010 May-Jun;42(3 Suppl):S69-71.
  • Heinig MJ. Embracing change. J Hum Lact. 2010 May;26(2):103-4.
  • Heinig MJ. Looking back on a decade of hospital policy research. J Hum Lact. 2010 Feb;25(1):7-8.


  • Heinig MJ. Lactation consultants in the larger world: Upcoming challenges and opportunities in the next 10 years. J Hum Lact. 2009 Nov;25(4):395-6.
  • Heinig MJ. The dangers of the “do it all” mindset. J Hum Lact. 2009May;25(2):135-6.
  • Heinig MJ, Ishii KD, Bañuelos JL, Campbell E, O’Loughlin C, Vera Becerra LE. Sources and acceptance of infant-feeding advice among low-income women. J Hum Lact. 2009 May; 25(2):163-72. Epub 2009 Jan 8.
  • Heinig MJ. Are there risks to using risk-based messages to promote breastfeeding? J Hum Lact. 2009 Feb;25(1):7-8.


  • Heinig MJ. Your practice, your journal. J Hum Lact. 2008 Aug;24(3):243.
  • Kavanagh KF, Cohen RJ, Heinig MJ, Dewey KG. Educational intervention to modify bottle-feeding behaviors among formula-feeding mothers in the WIC program: impact on infant formula intake and weight gain. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2008 Jul-Aug;40(4):244-50.
  • Heinig MJ. Achieving work/life balance as a lactation consultant. J Hum Lact. 2008 May;24(2):131-2.
  • Nommsen-Rivers LA, Heinig MJ, Cohen RJ, Dewey KG. Newborn wet and soiled diaper counts and timing of onset of lactation as indicators of breastfeeding inadequacy. J Hum Lact. 2008 Feb;24(1):27-33.


  • Heinig MJ. Conquering anxiety in lactation consultant practice. J Hum Lact. 2007 Nov;23(4):311-2.
  • Heinig MJ. Using organizational theory to promote breastfeeding accommodation in the workplace. J Hum Lact. 2007 May;23(2):141-2.


  • Heinig MJ. Maternal perception of the mother-infant relationship: results of a professional education intervention. J Hum Lact. 2006 Nov;22(4):463.
  • Heinig MJ. The ones that got away: when breastfeeding mothers wean their infants despite our efforts. J Hum Lact. 2006 Nov;22(4):385-6.
  • Heinig MJ, Brown KH, Lönnerdal B, Dewey KG. Zinc supplementation does not affect growth, morbidity, or motor development of US term breastfed infants at 4-10 mo of age. Am J Clin Nutr. 2006 Sep;84(3):594-601.
  • Heinig MJ. The international code of marketing of breastmilk substitutes: the challenge is choice. J Hum Lact. 2006 Aug;22(3):265-6.
  • Heinig MJ. Assessment of children’s growth and development in the 21st century. J Hum Lact. 2006 May;22(2):161-2.
  • Heinig MJ, Follett JR, Ishii KD, Kavanagh-Prochaska K, Cohen R, Panchula J. Barriers to compliance with infant-feeding recommendations among low-income women. J Hum Lact. 2006 Feb;22(1):27-38.
  • Heinig MJ, Bañuelos J. American Academy of Pediatrics task force on sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) statement on SIDS reduction: friend or foe of breastfeeding? J Hum Lact. 2006 Feb;22(1):7-10.


  • Bañuelos J, Ishii K, Heinig MJ; International Lactation Consultant Association. Feeding solid foods to your baby: what every parent should know. J Hum Lact. 2005 Nov;21(4):465-6.
  • Heinig MJ. Hope in the darkest days: breastfeeding support in emergencies. J Hum Lact. 2005 Nov;21(4):395-6.
  • Wambach K, Campbell SH, Gill SL, Dodgson JE, Abiona TC, Heinig MJ. Clinical lactation practice: 20 years of evidence. J Hum Lact. 2005 Aug;21(3):245-58.
  • Heinig MJ, Ishii KD. Managing your milk supply: going with the flow. J Hum Lact. 2005 May;21(2):201-2.
  • Heinig MJ. Perchlorate in human milk: separating the science from sensationalism. J Hum Lact. 2005 May;21(2):115-7.
  • Ishii KD, Heinig MJ. What grandparents can do to help a breastfeeding mother. J Hum Lact. 2005 Feb;21(1):67-8.
  • Morrill JF, Heinig MJ, Pappagianis D, Dewey KG. Risk factors for mammary candidosis among lactating women. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2005 Jan-Feb;34(1):37-45.


  • Heinig MJ. A test in leadership: eliminating “group think” in your organization. J Hum Lact. 2004 Nov;20(4):385-6.
  • Francis-Morrill J, Heinig MJ, Pappagianis D, Dewey KG. Diagnostic value of signs and symptoms of mammary candidosis among lactating women. J Hum Lact. 2004 Aug;20(3):288-95; quiz 296-9.
  • Heinig MJ, Doberne K. Weighing the risks: the use of low-carbohydrate diets during lactation. J Hum Lact. 2004 Aug;20(3):283-5.
  • Dewey KG, Cohen RJ, Nommsen-Rivers LA, Heinig MJ. Implementation of the WHO Multicentre Growth Reference Study in the United States. Food Nutr Bull. 2004 Mar;25(1 Suppl):S84-9. Review.


  • Heinig MJ. Not being heard? Perhaps you’re not listening. J Hum Lact. 2003 Nov;19(4):355-6.
  • Dewey KG, Nommsen-Rivers LA, Heinig MJ, Cohen RJ. Risk factors for suboptimal infant breastfeeding behavior, delayed onset of lactation, and excess neonatal weight loss. Pediatrics. 2003 Sep;112(3 Pt 1):607-19.
  • Heinig MJ. Vitamin D and the breastfed infant: controversies and concerns. J Hum Lact. 2003 Aug;19(3):247-9.
  • Heinig MJ. The “price” of information. J Hum Lact. 2003 May;19(2):133-5.
  • Morrill JF, Pappagianis D, Heinig MJ, Lönnerdal B, Dewey KG. Detecting Candida albicans in human milk. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Jan;41(1):475-8.


  • Heinig MJ. When the supporter needs support: battling burnout among lactation professionals. J Hum Lact. 2002 Nov;18(4):321-2.
  • Heinig MJ. Breastfeeding decisions. Pediatrics. 2002 Nov;110(5):1033-4; author reply 1033-4.
  • Heinig MJ. Healthy mothers, healthy babies: breastfeeding and beyond. J Hum Lact. 2002 Aug;18(3):215-6.
  • Heinig MJ. Risk, research, and infant feeding recommendations. J Hum Lact. 2002 Feb;18(1):5-6.
  • Dewey KG, Nommsen-Rivers LA, Heinig MJ, Cohen RJ. Lactogenesis and infant weight change in the first weeks of life. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2002;503:159-66.


  • Heinig MJ, Farley K. Development of effective strategies to supportbreastfeeding. J Hum Lact. 2001 Nov;17(4):293-4.
  • Heinig MJ. Special issue: cross-cultural determinants of infant-feeding practices, Part 1. J Hum Lact. 2001 Aug;17(3):201.
  • Heinig MJ. The cost of breastfeeding support: a primer. J Hum Lact. 2001 May;17(2):101-2.
  • Heinig MJ. Letting perfect get in the way of good. J Hum Lact. 2001 Feb;17(1):5-6.
  • Heinig MJ. Host defense benefits of breastfeeding for the infant. Effect of breastfeeding duration and exclusivity. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2001Feb;48(1):105-23, ix. Review.


  • Heinig MJ. Continuing lactation education for physicians: is it time to rethink the process? J Hum Lact. 2000 Nov;16(4):277-8. Review.
  • Heinig MJ. Bed sharing and infant mortality: guilt by association? J Hum Lact. 2000 Aug;16(3):189-91. Review.