Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Janis Rozentals

  • Breastfeeding

    By Janis Rozentāls [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Gloria Graham Rancho Mirage, California, United States   Many studies support the importance of breastfeeding in childhood development. The World Health Organization recommends that a child breastfeed for at least two years. The Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all babies, with some exceptions, be exclusively breastfed for…