How Should You Handle Politics at the Thanksgiving Table? Try Listening.

There’s no shortage of irony in the fact that Thanksgiving, ostensibly our national day of gratitude and unity, falls mere weeks after the midterm elections, which are almost certainly guaranteed to expose the many ways in which we despise one another. Good luck avoiding politics while you share giblets and stuffing with your loudmouth uncle.… Read More »

WHO and UNICEF issue new guidance to promote breastfeeding in health facilities globally

WHO and UNICEF today issued new ten-step guidance to increase support for breastfeeding in health facilities that provide maternity and newborn services. Breastfeeding all babies for the first two years would save the lives of more than 820 000 children under age 5 annually. The Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding underpin the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative, which both… Read More »