Study: Maternal employment, breastfeeding and health

Monday, July 26 2010

Statistics Canada

Longer maternity leaves for Canadian mothers have meant that more of them have met breastfeeding targets recommended by public health agencies, according to a new study.

The study examined the impact that an increase in maternity leave entitlement had on time away from work, breastfeeding, and the health of both mothers and their children.

http://www.statcan.ca/Daily/English/070619/d070619d.htm
 

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