Breastfeeding in the U.S.: New National Data, Federal Priorities, & Lessons from the Field
Wednesday, May 11, 2005, 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET
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"New Data on Breastfeeding: From the 2002 National Survey of Family Growth", Anjani Chandra, Ph.D.
"The National Breastfeeding Awareness Campaign", Suzanne Haynes, Ph.D.
"Breastfeeding in the United States: Current Activities of the Health Resources and Services Administration", Karen Hench, R.N., M.S.
"Putting Breastfeeding into Practice Lessons from the Field", Bette Begleiter, M.S.W.
- State Title V MCH Directors
- National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
- National Survey on Family Growth
- Fertility, Family Planning, and Women’s Health: New Data From the 1995 National Survey of Family Growth. 128 pp. (PHS) 97-1995
- National Immunization Survey
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, breastfeeding topics
- Ross Mothers Survey: Breastfeeding Trends 2002. Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories 2003
- Philadelphia Maternity Care Coalition
- Rouwei L, Darling N, Maurice E, Barker L, Grummer-Strawn L. Breastfeeding Rates in the United States by Characteristics of the Child, Mother, or Family: The 2002 National Immunization Survey. Pediatrics. 2005;115:31-37
- Ryan A, Wenjun Z, Acosta A. Breastfeeding Continues to Increase into the New Millennium. Pediatrics. 2002;110:1103-1109
- National Center for Education in MCH
- Women in the Labor Force: A Databook, 200
- United States Breastfeeding Committee
- Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine