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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.
AB 2345/SB 3387 - An act to amend the social services law, in relation to lactation counseling services
One woman turns her own lack of support into a business to help others.
Molly Waitz, 27, of New York, breast pumped while running the 2019 NYC marathon.