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1-7th August 2015 World Breastfeeding Week

Ralueke Ekezie - Aug. 2, 2015
Here is the Theme of this year's World Breast feeding day 2015 campaign - Let's make it work! Below is the WHO Breastfeeding week 2015 abstract, this is intended to improve the breast feeding leve...
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baby breastfeeding Human Rights WHO guidelines
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

breastfeeding video series just released

deborah van dyke - May 21, 2015
Dear all, We have just released 8 new videos on breastfeeding. This set of videos has been developed for health workers so that they can learn about breastfeeding best practices, how to better obse...
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breastfeeding Clinical Guidelines & Protocols Education & Curricula lactation Maternal and Newborn Health Midwifery mothers newborn and child survival newborn care Nursing Specialties
[ARCHIVED] Innovating Health Care Delivery

New virtual learning program focused on how to implement skin-to-skin contact in a hospital setting begins April 29.

Cindy Hutter - March 18, 2014
NICHQ has taken its years of experience in helping hospitals improve maternity care practices to support breastfeeding and packaged the key strategies into a series of virtual learning programs for he...
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breastfeeding continuing education nurse training Online training
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Breastfeeding & Post-Partum Depression

Maggie Sullivan - Aug. 6, 2013
Thank you to our colleagues at GANM for initiating a discussion regarding the link between breast feeding and post-partum depression. The author poses a few questions at the end of her comment and I'v...
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breastfeeding Databases & Publications Nursing Specialties
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Current guidelines on formula vs. exclusive breastfeeding?

Maria May - June 10, 2010
Hi, What are the current guidelines in resource-poor settings for counseling women with HIV around using formula for their infants or exclusive breastfeeding for the first 6 months? If anyone knows ...
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breastfeeding formula Mother to child transmission pmtct