Posts Tagged ‘child care’

Childcare centers lack ‘breastfeeding friendliness’

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Health professionals can agree, breastmilk is magical. Its numerous benefits—protecting against ear infections, lowering risk of diabetes, decreasing childhood obesity, improving the health of the mother postpartum, the list goes on—are all backed by the World Health Organization and the American Academy of Pediatrics. The U.S. Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding identified […]

Dr. Jennifer Marshall appointed to national committees on child care

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The Children’s Environmental Health Network invited Jennifer Marshall, PhD, MPH, to join its Eco-Healthy Child Care® National Advisory Committee. She’ll also serve as a level 2 reviewer for the National Resource Centers’ upcoming publication on standards for Caring for Infants and Toddlers in Child Care and Early Education. “I’m thrilled with the opportunity to translate […]