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Baby Milk Marketing. Who Needs WHO? Features

Updated April 2016 Elizabeth Myler, BS, BSN, RN, IBCLC, LLLL Photo: Leilani Rogers   Breast is best, right? Why is baby milk marketing thriving? Public health messages promote breastfeeding as an unequalled way to provide babies with the ideal food. We know improper feeding can make infants substantially more vulnerable to infectious diseases like diarrhea and pneumonia, the leading causes of infant death worldwide. Contaminated water and...

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Green Breastfeeding Features

Updated April 2016 Lisa Hassan Scott Photo: Anna Bondarieva   Why breastfeeding makes you an eco warrior Like most families, we do lots of little things to do our bit for the environment. Before getting married it wasn’t something I’d thought about very much. But my husband comes from the rolling hills of lowland Scotland, where the purple heather lights up the hillsides on a bright...

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