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Step 2: It Takes More Than Just Pollyanna Sunshine

  When I had my first baby, nearly 18 years ago, I was wearing rose tinted glasses when it came to breastfeeding.  Breastfeeding made sense to me, and I knew I would breastfeed my baby.  I went to a class to … Continue reading

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Let’s start at the very beginning…

If you happened to be visiting Florence, Italy in August 1990, you may have been near the conception of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI). The United States Agency for International Development and the Swedish International Development Authority sponsored a World … Continue reading

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