Posted by: Indonesian Children | April 24, 2009

Are you pediatrician’s ? You must all out to support BREAST IS THE BEST.


Pediatricians can play a key role in promoting breastfeeding and supporting families. You can:

·         Educate yourself about breastfeeding and how to care for breastfeeding families in your practice

·         Display positive images of breastfeeding in your office and encourage the elimination of practices that interfere with breastfeeding (free formula, industry gifts, or coupons to parents, separation of mother and infant, inappropriate feeding images, etc.)

·         Support breastfeeding research and advocate for positive media coverage about breastfeeding

·         Advocate for positive media coverage about breastfeeding

·         Communicate the benefits of breastfeeding and the risks of formula feeding to all of your patients

·         Know how to assess breastfeeding and manage common breastfeeding problems

·         Know the local resources available to you and your patients (WIC, breastfeeding support groups, lactation consultants, breast pump rental stations, etc.)

·         Understand how to use breastfeeding equipment and be able to support women who wish to return to work or school while breastfeeding


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