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In the News2018-11-27T16:12:12+00:00

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


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

Fed Is Best: The Silence Speaks Volumes
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


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
May 10, 2016

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


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?
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