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Breast milk reserves in danger of running out

July 10, 2019
OurHealth  

The South African Breastmilk Reserve is calling for breastmilk donations to replenish its depleting stock.

Babies face ‘dire consequences’ if given solids too soon

September 12, 2018
OurHealth  

The World Health Organisation recommends that infants should be breastfed exclusively for the first six months to achieve optimal growth, development and health – but it’s not always possible.

Limpopo health encourages breastfeeding at work

August 23, 2018
OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – The Department of Health has launched a breastfeeding room at their offices in order to promote breastfeeding.

SA kids in big fat trouble, warns Federation

October 10, 2016
Breastfeeding   Children's Health   Diabetes  

High rates of overweight exist alongside malnutrition and experts predict an ailing future for the nation’s children if urgent action is not taken.

Govt to boost SA’s low breastfeeding rate

July 31, 2013
Children's Health  

Health officials promote exclusive breastfeeding during International Breastfeeding Week