A step in the right direction. Businesses will be told to do more to help mothers breastfeed their babies at work.
I’m discussing this new initiative to help working mothers on Talk Radio today. Businesses will be told to do more to help mothers breastfeed their babies at work in a drive to stamp out discrimination against pregnant women and new parents. The government is drawing up plans to encourage firms to take “a more […]
Did you know breastfeeding could save the lives of 1m children under 5 in developing countries every year?
Did you know breastfeeding could save the lives of 1m children under 5 in developing countries every year? On the 20th anniversary of World Breastfeeding Week, UNICEF call on governments to bring in strong policies to support breastfeeding more – to prevent children dying from diseases like diarrhoea and pneumonia and to help them all survive […]
Poverty, hunger, fear of violence or lack of a stable home—those things hurt kids. But having parents who didn’t read parenting books, that doesn’t.
Love this blog post from Nathan Thornburg – who wrote an op-ed for this week’s Time cover story “You’ve probably seen the cover image by now, a young mother confidently breastfeeding a boy who is, as one critic put it, old enough to make his own breakfast. It’s a provocative image (congratulations to TIME’s vaunted […]