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The Benefits of Breastfeeding
The NHS are taking an overdue stance against this and many villages and all cities have implemented 'breast feeding welcome cafes' – look out for the 'breastfeeding welcome' symbol on the door. Breast pumps are widely available and please shop around, …
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Save the Children Launches Radio Outreach Program in Haiti to Promote Newborn, Infant Health


Washington, DC (Vocus) January 26, 2010

Port-au-Prince, Haiti (Vocus) January 25, 2010 — The global humanitarian organization Save the Children is supporting efforts to promote breastfeeding among new mothers in Haiti to ensure the protection of the youngest and most vulnerable survivors of the devastating January 12 earthquake. The agency has translated internationally recognized public health messages into Creole, which are currently being broadcast on local radio stations.

Critical Awareness Campaign Available to Health-focused Groups in Haiti

Save the Children is making these critical communications available to other health-focused groups that are also working with local communities affected by the disaster. Its health staff in Haiti will translate other public health messages over the coming days and coordinate with partners and communities to spread the word about keeping children healthy in the wake of the quake.

Save the Children also is training midwives, health workers and nutritional educators to reach out to pregnant and new mothers at makeshift camps in Port-au-Prince, L

Mum hit with £35 ticket while breastfeeding

Mum hit with £35 ticket while breastfeeding
A mum-of-two from Blackpool today told of her shock after a warden issued her with a parking ticket – as she sat in her car breastfeeding her baby daughter. Antonia Charlesworth, 27, was on her way home from a shopping trip with five-month-old Anaya …
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Expert: Breastfeeding offers mother, baby benefits
“As part of the center's WIC program we have a breastfeeding peer counseling program,” Sullivan said. “We teach breastfeeding, but my license allows me to go several steps further. You see lactation specialists in the hospital, but I happen to be one …
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Breastfeeding clinic at Crosby today
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center is hosting a Breastfeeding Class from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, in its Birthing Center located at 320 East Main Street in Crosby. A certified lactation consultant will provide information on the benefits of …
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Why it's OK that I didn't breastfeed | Moms
About: A local pastor's wife, Marla Smart stays busy with her family of five and her church. She is a children's pastor at her church, mentor mom for Winston's Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS), and a third grade teacher at UVCS, as well as mothering her …
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Mom Busted for Drinking While Breastfeeding
(Newser) – An Arkansas mom out with her family at a bar-restaurant wound up in jail after a waitress called police to say she was breastfeeding and drinking. Officers arrested Tasha Adams and charged her with child endangerment, though the deputy city …
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Mother arrested for drinking beer and breastfeeding
SAN ANTONIO-Charges have been dropped against a mother in Arkansas who was arrested after she was seen drinking beer, then breastfeeding her baby at a restaurant. Police had charged her with endangering the welfare of a child, but the charge was …
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SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Keys To Successful Breastfeeding – Topics include the importance of skin-to-skin contact, latching techniques, supply and demand as related to breastfeeding, positioning for breastfeeding, indications for breast pumps, including a demo, dad's role in …
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Navigating the new rules for flexible spending accounts can be tricky
FSAstore.com also points out some frequently overlooked expenses that qualify for FSA payouts: prenatal vitamins, breast pumps, hot and cold packs, knee and ankle braces, thermometers, blood pressure monitors, vaporizers, heating pads, pregnancy test …
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Teen Mom 2 News: Leah Calvert 2014 Divorce May Be Reality While Chelsea
The teenager reportedly had a baby registry on Babies "R" Us that included "three cribs, four high chairs, close to 70 bottles, seven breast pumps, and 13 diaper bags." Noticeably missing were baby clothes, a play mat and a play pen. Of more than 150 …
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