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WHO Advocacy Brief Breastfeeding and Prevention of Overweight in Children

Breastfeeding has important benefits throughout a child’s life. It reduces the risk of overweight and obesity and protects children from negative health consequences throughout the life course. Breastfeeding gives children the healthiest start in life. Breastmilk provides all the energy

Inuvik hospital becomes 1st in territories to get baby-friendly designation

The Inuvik Regional Hospital now has the Baby-Friendly Initiative designation, making it the first centre in the territories to have the globally-recognized label that promotes breastfeeding. It’s the 22nd hospital in Canada to get the designation, and it took about 15