Learn about DHHS new platform of tools to use to promote and support employers being breastfeeding friendly. Focus on rejuvenating Florida's Business Case for Breastfeeding efforts to get more businesses on board with becominga Breastfeeding Friendly Employer.
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Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 18, 2015
FBC all day Breastfeeding Education and Advocacy Conference to be
held in Daytona Beach, FL at the Volusia County Dept. of Health
HELP us collect information about Formula Marketing Bags and read Response to AAP Partnership with Formula Manufacturer
Several organizations have published open letters to the American Academy of Pediatrics in response to recent media coverage about the AAP logo on formula-company sponsored gift bags given by hospitals to new mothers. Highlights from USBC members and partners include:
Ban the Bags is interested in determining how much distribution the Mead Johnson hospital discharge bags with the AAP materials in them are getting. If you are aware of them being distributed in your area, please - Let us know on our Facebook Note page by listing what your hospital, pediatric office or OB/GYN office is doing with formula marketing bags.
Growing a First Food Movement -- Coming Together in Support of Breastfeeding
Thank You to the Kellogg Foundation for the First Food Movement
The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding
On January 20, 2011, Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin released The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding in the Jack Morton Auditorium at The George Washington University. http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/
The Surgeon General's CTA is aimed at better supporting mothers who choose to breastfeed by education and by removing the barriers that hamper successful breastfeeding in our society.