TITLE

Breastfeeding program receives $1.2M grant

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Oct2011, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p116
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan, has received a 1.2 million dollar from the W. K. Kellog Foundation for its breastfeeding program, the St. John Mother Nature Project.
ACCESSION #
66454540

 

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