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Do your homework on the hospital policies on infant care and feeding. Look for Baby Friendly accreditation of the associated maternity hospital. Research indicates that women who do not receive training and/or assistance with breastfeeding while in the hospital have more than two times greater odds of not initiating breastfeeding.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/9/2016
Allahyar Jazayeri, MD, PhD
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