Lactation education

STAFF ISSUES: Staff Council Passes Resolution Supporting Pitt’s Lactation Policy | University time

By SUZANNE LYNCH In 2017, as part of a successful Staff Council-led effort, the University of Pittsburgh announced the first paid parental leave program for staff, granting new parents four consecutive weeks (20 days) of paid leave for a birth, adoption or foster care. This benefit to has proven to be highly effective among staff […]

Breastfeeding seminars

Breastfeeding is the best medicine to protect infants from pneumonia – Journal

LAHORE: There is no diet or tonic that is better for the health and physical development of a newborn than breast milk, according to Professor Dr Al-Fareed Zafar, Director of the Postgraduate Medical Institute (PMGI ). He advised mothers to breastfeed their newborns for at least six months to help boost their immunity against seasonal […]

Breastfeeding seminars

CT ACLU to represent Norwalk woman in breastfeeding lawsuit

A woman breastfeeds her baby in public. The ACLU of Connecticut will represent Whitman-Singh in a lawsuit regarding the right to breastfeed without restriction in public schools. Photo courtesy of: unsplash.com The ACLU Foundation of Connecticut will represent a woman in a lawsuit over the right to breastfeed without restriction in public schools, according to […]

Breastfeeding seminars

SEHA launches annual awareness campaign to highlight the benefits of breastfeeding

Key facilities supporting this campaign include Corniche Hospital, Outpatient Services and Al Dhafra Hospital. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: This week, Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the largest healthcare network in the United Arab Emirates, is launching its annual breastfeeding awareness activities, as part of the Week Breastfeeding National Council, across its facilities, hosting […]