TITLE

NEWS & RESEARCH

AUTHOR(S)
Scaer, Roberta M.
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
GENESIS;Fall2004, Issue 3/4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on several events related to maternal and infant welfare. The Coalition for Improving Maternity Services (CIMS) will host its third annual forum on February 24, 2005 at the Sheraton Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia. The forum will include panel discussions with bio-ethicists and attorneys, who will discuss the status of women's maternity care in the U.S. Breastfeeding during infancy has already been linked to decreased heart disease mortality, and now research suggests that this may be due to blood pressure-lowering effects.
ACCESSION #
15694788

 

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