ERIC Number: ED187482
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
Reference Count: 0
International Children's Centre, Paris (France).
This set of documents consists of English, French, and Spanish translations of four pamphlets on breast-feeding. The pamphlets provide information designed for lay persons, academics and professionals, health personnel and educators, and policy-makers. The contents cover health-related differences between breast and bottle milk; patterns of decline in breast-feeding in selected countries and years; causes of this decline and recommendations for improvement; the biological value of breast-feeding; the role of health personnel in influencing the mother's decision to breast-feed; and the elements of a policy for promoting breast-feeding. (SS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: International Children's Centre, Paris (France).
Identifiers: Breast Feeding; Milk
Note: A publication of the ICC/HEW Programme on the "Development of Information on Early Childhood." For other papers in this series, see PS 011 611-613.