Navigation Links
Few Babies in Child-Care Centers Receive Breast Milk: Study
Date:5/6/2011

center provided a refrigerator or freezer where mothers could store pumped breast milk overnight.

Only 26 percent of the centers said human milk could be stored overnight.

Three factors -- allowing parents to store human milk overnight, a primarily white enrollment, and a smaller proportion of babies receiving subsidized tuition -- seemed to raise the odds that babies cared for at a center might receive their mother's milk, the researchers found.

Copeland said that although the study didn't examine the reasons why so few infants received bottles of pumped breast milk while at day care, a lack of overnight storage might be a key contributing factor.

The low prevalence of human milk feeding among non-white and low-income infants, especially, might also "reflect lower breast-feeding initiation rates or women's limited options for pumping in the workplace," the authors noted.

"The findings speak to the tremendous challenges that women face in being able to successfully breast-feed their babies," said breast-feeding researcher Dr. Alison Stuebe, an assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill.

Stuebe agreed that the differences seen between babies from poorer or more affluent homes might be due, in part, to mothers not being able to pump during the workday. "The higher your income, the more likely it is that you have an office with a door that you can close for twenty minutes so you can pump," she said. "If you're working at the drive-through window of a fast-food restaurant, you don't have that option."

Child-care centers that want to be truly cooperative need to do more than just provide overnight storage for pumped milk, Stuebe noted. "For instance, there should also be a comfortable place where mothers can sit down and nurse their babies, either at lunchtime or when they come to pick them up at the end of the day," she said.

More information
'/>"/>

Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Prevention Is Key Research Goal for Premature Babies, Scientists Say
2. Two Babies Born a Year Apart After Ovary Transplant
3. Naptime Helps Babies Remember New Things
4. Pioneering treatment reduces disability in premature babies with serious brain hemorrhage
5. 1 in 5 At-Risk U.S. Babies Doesnt Get Hepatitis B Vaccine
6. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Louisiana is 46th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
7. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Georgia is 50th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
8. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Maryland is 48th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
9. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; District of Columbia is 51st Among All States in Maternal Mortality
10. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Arkansas is 44th Among All States in Maternal Mortality
11. New, National Amnesty International Report Finds Appalling U.S. Death Rate for Women Having Babies, Systemic Failures and Shocking Disparities in Maternal Health Care System; Delaware is 42nd Among All States in Maternal Mortality
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Few Babies in Child-Care Centers Receive Breast Milk: Study 
(Date:5/26/2015)... MI (PRWEB) May 26, 2015 Dearborn ... to announce the launch of their new and improved ... to existing and potential patients. Dearborn Ear, Nose & ... that allows visitors to view the website seamlessly on ... Additional improvements to the Dearborn Ear, Nose & ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... TX (PRWEB) May 26, 2015 ... 2015” provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development ... by identifying new targets and MOAs to produce ... 2015 pipeline review of Liver Failure with 22 ... 65 pages is available at http://www.rnrmarketresearch.com/liver-failure-pipeline-review-h1-2015-market-report.html ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... 2015 Author Vincent N. Cefalu, Sr., MD. ... are overweight, and many of them aren’t aware of many ... that most people don’t realize the dangers of physical inactivity ... toxins that exist. There is also the fact ... serious tobacco is.” , In “ A Doctor’s Prescription for ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... 2015 The National Association of ... 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Professional Woman of the ... for leadership in dentistry. NAPW is the nation's leading ... 700,000 members and over 200 operating local chapters. ... group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... City, NY (PRWEB) May 26, 2015 ... honors Lisa Ferrara, Ph.D., as a 2015-2016 ... She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership ... organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 ... pleased to welcome Lisa into this exceptional group of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dearborn Ear, Nose & Throat Launches ‘Responsive Design’ Website 2Health News:Liver Failure Pipeline Assessment and Key Players Review H1 2015 Market Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 2Health News:Liver Failure Pipeline Assessment and Key Players Review H1 2015 Market Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 3Health News:Liver Failure Pipeline Assessment and Key Players Review H1 2015 Market Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 4Health News:New Book Reveals ‘A Doctor’s Prescription for Longevity and Survival’ 2Health News:New Book Reveals ‘A Doctor’s Prescription for Longevity and Survival’ 3Health News:National Association of Professional Women Inducts Dr. Laquinas Hooked, D.D.S. of General Dentist, Into its VIP Professional Woman of the Year Circle 2Health News:National Association of Professional Women Inducts Lisa Ferrara, Ph.D., CEO of OrthoKinetic Technologies, Into its VIP Professional Woman of the Year Circle 2
... CHICAGO, July 9 In these amazing times, with real ... are endless for registered dietitians in keeping the public we ... Dietetic Association,s key tenets is that every American has a ... and that this right includes access to healthy food from ...
... ... Life Equilibrium and Leadership Culture , ... Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) July 9, 2009 -- Talyst , a leader in pharmacy ... an excellent work environment. Talyst was awarded as one of "Washington,s 100 Best Companies ...
... DIEGO, July 9 AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: ... will host its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter results ... company expects to issue an earnings news release also on Thursday, ... p.m. Eastern Time. , , A live webcast of the ...
... DALLAS, July 9 The 30-day mortality (death) and ... heart failure patients vary significantly from hospital to hospital ... in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. ... Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) 30-day outcomes ...
... ... improve staffing efficiencies and patient care , ... Dallas, TX (Vocus) July 9, 2009 -- Broadlane ... Arizona. Scottsdale Healthcare has selected Broadlane Workforce Management® to help manage ...
... ... strong demand for their HEPA-CARE® Air Filtration Systems and Germicidal UV Modules from ... ... July 9, 2009 -- Abatement Technologies®, Inc. sees strong demand for their HEPA-CARE® ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Statement by Registered Dietitian and American Dietetic Association President Jessie M. Pavlinac on Health Reform and Conservation of Natural Resources 2Health News:Talyst Receives Multiple Honors for Workplace Excellence 2Health News:Talyst Receives Multiple Honors for Workplace Excellence 3Health News:AMN Healthcare Services to Host 2009 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, August 6, 2009 2Health News:Hospital Care for Heart Attack, Heart Failure Patients Varies Across Nation 2Health News:Hospital Care for Heart Attack, Heart Failure Patients Varies Across Nation 3Health News:Hospital Care for Heart Attack, Heart Failure Patients Varies Across Nation 4Health News:Scottsdale Healthcare Streamlines Contract Labor Process with Broadlane Workforce Management 2Health News:Scottsdale Healthcare Streamlines Contract Labor Process with Broadlane Workforce Management 3Health News:Scottsdale Healthcare Streamlines Contract Labor Process with Broadlane Workforce Management 4Health News:Abatement Technologies Sees Strong Demand as Hospitals Prepare for Stage 6 Flu Pandemic 2Health News:Abatement Technologies Sees Strong Demand as Hospitals Prepare for Stage 6 Flu Pandemic 3
(Date:5/22/2015)... 2015 According to a new ... (Consumables, Instruments, Services), by Test Type (Indirect, Enzyme-based, Reactive ... by End Users - Global Forecast to 2020", published ... to reach $736.85 Million by 2020 from $452.36 Million ... Browse 71 market data Tables and 90 ...
(Date:5/22/2015)...  In a sweeping analysis assessing the current state ... researchers conclude that there remains considerable room for ... age groups, but especially for adolescents and young adults. ... treatment, underscoring the need to address barriers to care ... type 1 patients achieve optimal metabolic control. ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... 21, 2015  When Ryan Rendino first ... of his neck, he figured it was ... weeks off from weight lifting. ... A series of doctor ... to Michel Kliot, MD , a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 2Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 3Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 4Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 2Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 3Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 4Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 5Northwestern Medicine Surgeons Develop New Approach to Removing Nerve Tumors 2Northwestern Medicine Surgeons Develop New Approach to Removing Nerve Tumors 3Northwestern Medicine Surgeons Develop New Approach to Removing Nerve Tumors 4
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: