The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Health Care Reform) provides new rights for nursing mothers on the job. Check out our page on the new legal provisions.
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May 13, 2013 — Do women really breastfeed better if they give their babies tiny amounts of formula in the hospital? Would donor milk have the same effect? Read more at the ABM blog.(Paste into your browser: bfmed.wordpress.com/2013/05/13/early-limited-data-for-early-limited-formula-use/ )
March 15, 2013 — The media is full news that recent studies debunk any link between breastfeeding and lower risk of obesity. But is that a fair conclusion? Probably not.
December 6, 2012 — Larger maternity hospitals will now be required to track exclusive breastfeeding rates.