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Information on California AB 2507 which requires county jails to develop and implement an infant and toddler breast milk feeding policy.
Susan Thomas-Young works with Lorain County Public Health for its epidemiology and surveillance team.
Jeanne Pichoff, an occupational therapist and certified lactation counselor, is working hard during the pandemic.
The presence of CLCs and IBCLCs in PA is associated with lower rates of childhood obesity and higher rates of breastfeeding.
Women around the country are changing their birthing plans as patients infected with covid-19 fill hospitals.
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Last week, the U.S. Breastfeeding Committee circulated an action alert for public comments on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
Pregnant women in correctional facilities face many issues like isolation, lack of mental health support, etc...
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In 2014, ASTHO funded 18 states and the District of Columbia (D.C.) to reduce breastfeeding barriers.