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NANN SMARTBRIEF HIGHLIGHTS SPECIAL REPORT ON BREASTFEEDING

In October, via the online news service SmartBrief, the National Association of Neonatal Nurses published a two-part special report about breastfeeding.  The special report summarized recent news and studies about the topic.  For example, Part II included these titles:

♦  Paid Family Leave Improves Breastfeeding Rates Among High Income Women

♦  All Major Airports Required to Have Lactation Rooms Now

♦  Study Suggests Breastfeeding Can Stifle Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Babies

♦  Does Breastfeeding Hormone Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes?

♦  NIH Task Force: More Research Needed on How Drugs Affect Pregnancy and Lactating Women

The breastfeeding articles included in Part I of this special report are accessible through the archives of the NANN SmartBrief.