Baby Milk Action & Advocacy

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There are so many ways to get involved with protecting breastfeeding! You know how much breastfeeding benefits mom and baby. But did you know that aggressive marketing by pharmaceutical companies and formula manufacturers like Nestle mislead mothers everywhere — especially in Third World countries? Babies in Africa and other impoverished nations are more likely to […]

Here’s to Baby Friendly!

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There are many things hospitals need to do to become truly “baby friendly”. Our government is interested in Breastfeeding because of health benefits and cost savings. What do mothers think of the Breastfeeding support they received after giving birth in a hospital and upon returning to work? Here’s a survey and recommendations for change: http://transform.childbirthconnection.org/reports/listeningtomothers/breastfeeding/