TITLE

Promoting breast feeding in the community

AUTHOR(S)
Cattaneo, Adriano
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;2/14/2009, p365
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on promoting breast feeding in the community. The author suggests that despite common knowledge which indicates that breast feeding has well known advantages for mothers and children, its rates are lower than recommended. The author argues that breast feeding groups and peer counseling must be integrated into wider programs within the community.
ACCESSION #
40218825

 

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