Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, August 29th, 2004
"There are many benefits from breastfeeding and we want to encourage new and expectant moms across the country to nurse their babies if at all possible," said Donna Stroup, PhD, MSc, acting director of CDC's Coordinating Center for Health Promotion.
"With this new information, state health departments can compare the breastfeeding rates in their states and communities to national objectives. The information will help agencies concentrate their efforts where they are...
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