World Breastfeeding Week: Shifting the Conversation to Inequality

It’s World Breastfeeding Week. Here’s a look at breastfeeding as an issue of health equity.

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This week the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health launched, a free online resource to help new mothers in L.A. County get healthy after having a baby. By encouraging three simple activities — exclusive breastfeeding, drinking water, and walking — the website aims to help new moms return to a healthy weight. Moms can create an account on the website to get free lessons, text reminders, and a weekly tracker that …

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