In the News

In the News2018-10-17T14:31:44+00:00
2018:

Breastfeeding better for babies’ weight gain than pumping, new study says
CNN.com
September 24, 2018

2017:

Influential article against Baby-Friendly is based on a false claim
HuffPost
November 25, 2017

Fed Is Best: The Silence Speaks Volumes
HuffPost
November 1, 2017

Baby-friendly status signals optimal mother-newborn care
University of Mississippi Medical Center News Stories
October 2, 2017

U of L birthing center goes ‘baby-friendly’ amid US controversy
Courier Journal
March 6, 2017

Why this Chicago hospital is doubling down on breastfeeding
Crain’s Chicago Business
February 23, 2017

2016:

Baby Friendly USA: Best practice for moms and babies
UC HealthToday
August 3, 2016

Why Fed Will Never Be Best: The FIB Letting Our New Mothers Down
HuffPost
May 10, 2016

Maternity wards are moving away from nurseries
Boston Globe
February 7, 2016

2015:

Upswing in Baby-Friendly hospitals means new responsibilities for pediatricians
APP News
November 4, 2015

If ‘breast is best’ for newborns, where’s the support in hospitals?
CNN
October 9, 2015

More Hospitals Following Breast-Feeding Standards
US News and World Report
October 6, 2015

Successful Breastfeeding Starts with Baby-Friendly Hospital Care
Rewire News
August 10, 2015

2014 and Earlier:

More U.S. hospitals adopting ‘baby-friendly’ policies
Washington Post
September 10, 2014

Policy changes encourage breast-feeding: Hospitals and insurance companies offer better support to new mothers who choose natural feeding
Albany Times Union
February 24, 2013

Hospitals push breast-feeding in hopes of getting ‘baby-friendly’ label
Chicago Tribune front page story
January 10, 2013

Interview with Trish MacEnroe of Baby Friendly USA
Lactation Matters
August 28, 2012