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breast·feed

or breast-feed (brĕst′fēd′)
v. breast·fed (-fĕd′), breast·feed·ing, breast·feeds
v.tr.
To feed (a baby) milk from the breast; suckle.
v.intr.
To breastfeed a baby.
Translations

breastfeeding

n. lactancia materna;
effective ______ efectiva;
ineffective___desatisfacción en la lactancia.

breastfeeding

n lactancia materna, amamantamiento, (el) lactar, (el) dar el pecho, (el) dar de mamar; Breastfeeding will help protect your baby against disease..Amamantar a su bebé ayudará a protegerlo de enfermedades.
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A new survey of 1,000 mothers of young children commissioned by Public Health England (PHE) revealed that in hindsight, mothers wished they had been better prepared for breastfeeding.
The National Breastfeeding Week in Oman is celebrated from November 1-7 every year and this year Nutrition Department at Ministry of Health is celebrating this national event.
Researchers used the Global Breastfeeding Scorecard, released in August, to profile 194 countries based on key practices, policies and programs that impact breastfeeding.
The Global Breastfeeding Scorecard, which evaluated 194 nations, found that only 40 per cent of children younger than six months are breastfed exclusively (given nothing but breast milk) and only 23 countries have exclusive breastfeeding rates above 60 per cent.
For too many mothers, breastfeeding is fraught with difficulties and complications, despite the efforts of hospital staff to get women to initiate taking their babies to breast and dropping in to check on the progress of this feeding practice.
The report stated that no country in the world fully meets the recommended breastfeeding standards and that only 23 countries, out of 194 nations, have exclusive breastfeeding rates above 60 per cent.
Each year during the week of 1 to 7 August, HMC supports the global network of individuals and organizations working to raise awareness of the importance of breastfeeding babies from birth up to the age of two years.
com/breastfeeding-hong-kong-restaurants-designate-new-public-nursing-pumping-spaces-2203988) Breastfeeding In Hong Kong: Restaurants Designate New Public Nursing, Pumping Spaces For Mothers
Exclusive breastfeeding duration known to only 40(40%), however 54(54%) knew the duration of breastfeeding.
SPSS 21 was used to analyse the data and to find associations between maternal care and practices of breastfeeding.
However, only 12 states met the breastfeeding goal of 60.
Bushra, a nutritionist at LRH says it is the prime responsibility of gynaecologists to talk to pregnant patients about the importance of exclusively breastfeeding a baby for the first six months, she said.