TITLE

Breastfeeding: myths and misconceptions

AUTHOR(S)
PAGOR, CARMEN
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
Community Practitioner;Jul2015, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
110128851

 

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