Breastfeeding: myths and misconceptions

July 2015
Community Practitioner;Jul2015, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p20
Academic Journal
The article clarifies the myths and misconceptions about breastfeeding to address the concern of readers on the article "Lactation-related infections" that was published in the previous issue of the journal. The breastfeeding myths and misconceptions include using infant formulas to supplement newborn infants not receiving enough breastmilk and advising women to stop breastfeeding in case of breast infections to minimise ongoing complications.


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