Task force encourages use of breast-feeding interventions

10/22/2008 | Yahoo!

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says medical providers, hospitals and health systems should encourage breast-feeding of infants. The task force evaluated more than 25 studies of breast-feeding interventions and found that coordinated interventions from pregnancy through birth and infancy -- especially those that include education and peer support -- can increase breast-feeding initiation, duration and exclusivity.

View Full Article in:

Yahoo!

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Quality Regulatory Affairs
Cardinal Health
Chicago, IL
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC